Help - 4 month old Buff Orpington can't stand or walk

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ksbauer, Jun 3, 2013.

  1. ksbauer

    ksbauer New Egg

    Jun 3, 2013
    We have a four month old Buff Orpington pullet who, until recently, appeared quite healthy. About 2 weeks ago, her feathers started to become puffed out and she developed what looked like a goiter under her chin. However, a few days ago, she lost her ability to stand and walk. When I pick her up, her legs just flop down.

    I've attached a picture of her in her unfortunate state.

    Any idea what's wrong and what we can do to help her?[​IMG]
  2. Habibs Hens

    Habibs Hens Cream Legbar Keeper

    Mar 31, 2012
    London, UK
    My Coop
    that looks like cocci to me

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