Drunk Chicken

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by tusamor6, May 31, 2010.

  1. tusamor6

    tusamor6 New Egg

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    I have a chicken that I found in my coop last night. I watched it and when it tries to stand up it falls backwards. But its drinking water and eating. I dont know what to do.. Its sleeping on my bed right now. I had an emu that did the same thing its very weird.
     
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

  3. olliecatch

    olliecatch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi...
    I had one that when it first hatched it did that for 3 or 4 days. It would stretch her neck straight up and fall over backwards. She is now 3 weeks old. She doesnt do it anymore but she is even smaller than my banty babies. She holds her own though. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Also she is the one I had to help hatch out. Her membrane was drying out and she couldnt get out.

    Hope all is well with your little one.................

    Lynn
     

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