Found sick desperate chicken

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Pam KALISH, Nov 21, 2016.

  1. Pam KALISH

    Pam KALISH New Egg

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    Friends were able to catch a chicken yesterday that had been roaming in a park. She is very dehydrated and malnourished. She was close to death. I gave her food and water last night and by today she has perked up a lot. My concern is her abdomen is bloated. I do not feel an egg and she is pooping. Her chest is con caved and she has no meat on her bones just this big belly. I do not have a vet around that will look at a chicken.
     
  2. casportpony

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    Does her belly feel like it's full of fluid?

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  3. Pam KALISH

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    It feels hard I thought it might have been an egg.
     
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