eye worm

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jahliciyaadaddy, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. jahliciyaadaddy

    jahliciyaadaddy Out Of The Brooder

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    my barred rock hen was fighting eye worm , so i bought vetrx to treat it an
    I've been applying it for about two or three days now , today I checked in on
    her and it was great but not heal. I've put socks on her feet because she scratches
    it a lot and makes it worse , the socks where the best to do as choice
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  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us. redsox has given you a link to the best place to get some help. Hope all works out.

    Best wishes
    CT
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    [​IMG] glad to have you join us, but sorry about the eye worm issue.

    Hope the treatment works. The no scratch socks is genius [​IMG]

    If you are unsure about the diagnosis or the treatment fails, then pleas post close up pics under emergencies.

    Hope she recovers with her vision intact.
     
  5. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Socks on a chicken - great idea. How do you keep them from falling off?
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.
     

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