dislocated hip?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by 4everacres, Aug 8, 2014.

  1. 4everacres

    4everacres Chirping

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    my 12 week old pullet has not been able put much weight on one her legs. for the last 2 days I've been soaking it in epsom salts. I've wrapped it,and kept her isolated. When she's sitting, a bump is noticeable on her back, like a her hip, or femur is poking up. she is eating and drinking. any suggestions on how to fix it?
     
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  3. 4everacres

    4everacres Chirping

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    thanks, my camera broke, otherwise i'd send a picture. the leg just hangs there, but she can move it, very clumsily.
     
  4. 4everacres

    4everacres Chirping

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    Video of what's going on with my Hester.
     
  5. 4everacres

    4everacres Chirping

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    I don't know what happened, but she's been fine for several weeks now :)
     
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