does anyone know of a home made anti inflammatory for chooks?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by crazychickenchick, Jan 8, 2009.

  1. crazychickenchick

    crazychickenchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Anyone out there have any ideas on what i could use as an anti inflammatory for a chook with swelling. I live a fair way from shops, vets etc
     
  2. new2chix

    new2chix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We used to use a paste (topical only) made of baking soda and a little bit of water on stings and bites - helps with swelling for those problems. I've never used it on a chicken.
     
  3. crazychickenchick

    crazychickenchick Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you. I will give it a try. I don't suppose baking soda can hurt a chook.
     
  4. CK Chickadilly

    CK Chickadilly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Where is the swelling located?
     

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