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Head injury! Help!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChickenKid11, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So this morning my rooster got hit in the back of the head because he charged and was going to spur so he got hit in the back in the head with a wiffle bat... Long story short he went down and got back up and hasn't been right since.... :( Will he be normal ever again or is there anything I can do?
     
  2. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone???
     
  3. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Still need help!! Please he still doesn't look good...[​IMG]
     
  4. ten chicks

    ten chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is it possible he has a concussion from being whacked on the head? Some symptoms of concussion are: confusion,personality change,change in eating habits,depression,nausea/vomiting,dizziness,amnesia,fatigue,loss of balance,etc. Keep him quiet and separated,make sure he is eating/drinking. A concussion is when the brain has been violently jarred,my concern is that his skull make have been cracked. Hitting anything with a bat is extremely dangerous. What exactly are his symptoms?
     
    Last edited: Sep 7, 2013
  5. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He is confused and just sits today he started drooling...
     
  6. Heidisgran

    Heidisgran Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how is the rooster??

    probably be a good idea to use a different training tactic
     
  7. ChickenKid11

    ChickenKid11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    He seem a little better this evening, hope he snaps out of it soon!
     
  8. chicken vs duck

    chicken vs duck Out Of The Brooder

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    The exact same thing just happened to me but with a plastic pole I don't know what to do can u help me
     
  9. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Overrun With Chickens

    He got hit in the head with a plastic pole? Does he have an open injury or is he just not able to get up? What exactly is he doing?
     
  10. chicken vs duck

    chicken vs duck Out Of The Brooder

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    He is able to walk now but he just keep bleeding out of his eyes and nose
     

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