HELP. 2 day old chicke with joint infections

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Hennypen, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. Hennypen

    Hennypen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One leg is fine the other joint has an infectin. Out of several hundred chicks I've never seen this before. Hatch fine and then suddenly lame an will not put weight on or bend the one leg. The joint becomes pussy. ???
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Can you give the chick some antibiotics, like Tylan? I would try that.
     

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