1. magpiesing

    magpiesing Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have three hens that have swollen lower lids or under the eye. Is this really a worm or an infection? They can see ok, but I'm sure it is painful. I have put neosporin on the area but hasn't done anything to help. Any advice would be helpful. Thanks Magpie
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    You can actually see eyeworm in the chickens eye. They are white in color, thin, 1/8" long.
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    If you dont see them, most likely you're dealing with some type of respiratory problem.
     
    Last edited: Mar 11, 2014

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