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Egg bound hen

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kealoni, Feb 16, 2017.

  1. kealoni

    kealoni Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a egg bound hen.i soaked in warm water and episoms salt and Vaseline her vent area.i can see some of the egg.then a little while later I seen a litttle bit more.is seeing the egg a good sign?
     
  2. GreatBreeder

    GreatBreeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the egg is coming out, continue this treatment. Also provide her fresh water she has probably drank some of the epsom water and is dehydrated.
     
  3. GreatBreeder

    GreatBreeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope the egg gets out!
     
  4. kealoni

    kealoni Out Of The Brooder

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    I was with her the whole time she never drank any of the episom salt water.there is water and food in there
     
  5. kealoni

    kealoni Out Of The Brooder

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    I soaked her in episoms sal for about 1 hour and vaseline on her
     
  6. GreatBreeder

    GreatBreeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok! Has the egg come out any further?
     
  7. GreatBreeder

    GreatBreeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. kealoni

    kealoni Out Of The Brooder

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    The egg came out last night.there is still a little bit of a bulge
     
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2017
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