dripping water

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jmantoo1, May 19, 2007.

  1. jmantoo1

    jmantoo1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have a 6 week old chick that is listless and standing with its feathers ruffeled and sometimes water is coming out of its mouth it is in my hospital any ideas would help [​IMG]
     
  2. eggchel

    eggchel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Unfortunately, the symptoms you have described are common to most illnesses, except for the fluid coming out of the mouth.
    Try reading thru some of the disease descriptions on these websites and see if you find a match, but be aware that it could be any one of many diseases.


    Here is a site for trouble shooting chick problems:
    http://www.birdcareco.com/USA/USAAr...Arts/US_Chick_Problems/us_chick_problems.html


    Here is a site with general chicken diseases by symptom:
    http://www.msstate.edu/dept/poultry/dissymp.htm





    chel
     

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