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Eye missing looks infected!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by emmachickgirl, Feb 28, 2016.

  1. emmachickgirl

    emmachickgirl In the Brooder

    Jul 13, 2015
    Temecula California
    Hi so about two weeks ago I sold a guy this gorgeous rooster (I own a small chicken ranch) and today he brought it back and said its eye was missing I didn't take a close look at him until the guy left. the rooster a Swedish flower is indeed missing a eye but it's all puffy and he has lost weight from when I last held him his brother one that I kept definitely was more weight to him please please help i don't know what I should do I have given him plenty of food and water is there anything pacific I should give him or any medication?

  2. chickenychicken

    chickenychicken Chirping

    Mar 30, 2015
    Happy easter :)
    Give him electrolytes and tetracycline (antibiotic). He probably lost his eye in a fight with another rooster or because he was pecked in the face. Keep an eye on where his eye was for puss or signs of serious infection.

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