he died but thanks for your help everyone

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chicken_boy_Kurt, Jun 13, 2008.

  1. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    My favorite rooster, Gypsy King, is dying. I found him under the nest boxes and his neck is bent to 1 side and he cant move it back. He was always the smallest and the younger roosters picked on him so much that i had to seperate him from the whole flock. He is in a box right now because i just couldn't stand to see him how he is. Please help.
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    Last edited: Jun 21, 2008
  2. ibpboo

    ibpboo Where Chickens Ride Horses

    Jul 9, 2007
    always changing
    Thats really sad, I'm so sorry [​IMG]
     
  3. Rare Feathers Farm

    Rare Feathers Farm Overrun With Chickens

    I'm sorry. It sounds like his neck may be broken. I lost two that way before I figured out it was one of my drakes getting my roosters. [​IMG]
     
  4. BrahmaMama

    BrahmaMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2008
    South Dakota
    I'm so sorry, [​IMG]
     
  5. tricia

    tricia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Neck Symptom Possible Cause
    Paralysis (limber neck)... Botulism; yellow jasmine poisoning
    Twisting... Newcastle disease; fowl cholera; brain infection; improper injection of Marek's vaccine
    Retracted over back... Newcastle disease; nutritional deficiency-thiamin
    Retracted under breast... Nutritional deficency-vitamin E; Newcastle disease

    http://www.msstate.edu/dept/poultry/diagext.htm
     
  6. Fowl-Language

    Fowl-Language Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh no, that sucks. I'm so sorry.:aww
     
  7. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    Thanks guys it means alot that you care. I dont really think hes going to pull through but i told him he was going to be ok and hopefully he'll believe me. I have to go check on him now I'll give you an update.
     
  8. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    Hes still alive. But hes in alot worse condition. It looks like hes gasping for breath [​IMG]. I cant stand seeing him like this [​IMG].
     
  9. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    I'm sorry,Kurt.
     
  10. CUDA

    CUDA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It can be wry neck also, but if you aren't going to try to treat this bird, you might as well end its suffering.
     

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