Gender of Injured Chicken

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by stephanie1992, Mar 7, 2012.

  1. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    This chicken is about 5 months old.

    Got attacked by a dog.
    A friend brought it to me because i save injured/sick chickens

    Its back was compleatly skined showing the meat and tendons

    I cleaned out the would with antibacterial scrub
    Put antibacterial spray and ointment on the wound.
    Wrapped it in gauze and medical wrap.
    And gave it a penicillin shot.

    When it came it wasnt moving and comb was very pale.
    About an hour ago it got up and started walking, and ate and drank

    Im hopeful for it

    But What gender

    Im thinking girl


    What do u guys think

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  2. nzpouter

    nzpouter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    girl... a wyandotte x...
     
  3. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    thank u :)
     
  4. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pretty girl. She may be a bit younger than 5 months. She will recover well. Her age is on her side too. Happy healing vibes coming your way.
     
  5. asif

    asif Out Of The Brooder

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    1st of all u did gr8 job , i am happy to see your work , she is realy in safe hands as i can see , ya she is a girl , i think she is 3 to 3.and half month
     
  6. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks u guys. I knew she looked younger than what i was told. Shes doing great so far. Put sav-a-chick in her water and im feeding her medicated chick starter. Shes eating and drinking. I just gotta change her bandage everyday. Ill keep posted how she does
     
  7. Minniechickmama

    Minniechickmama Senora Pollo Loco

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    Great job, Steph!
    I agree, she is younger than 5-months, more like 3-months max.
     
  8. stephanie1992

    stephanie1992 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Just thought id share

    The chicken is almost fully healed and will be going back to its home in a few weeks
    And it is a girl??
    I think its part Blue laced Wyandotte

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    Last edited: Mar 21, 2012
  9. fancyfeathers38

    fancyfeathers38 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Definetly a pretty little girl. Good job on healing her up![​IMG]
     

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