Dislocated leg? What to do?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by skillswife, Apr 22, 2011.

  1. skillswife

    skillswife Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have a buff cochin chick about 4 wks old now they seems to have been injured. Not sure how it happened at all. It is like the one leg is dislocated? Is that possible? It just splays out to the side, but the chick can still stand and sort of walk. She doesn't seem to be in any pain and continues to eat and drink but I don't know what else to do. Any suggestions would be much appreciated!
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    sorry sounds like maybe she got jumped on or stepped on, possibly someone jumped on her getting down off the roost? any way heres a link that might help I'm sure there are probably others if you google. all the best. http://www.peafowl.org/ARTICLES/1/
     

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