HELP ..AMERAUCANA SOUNDS LIKE SHE IS CHOKING

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by HAPPYCHICKENLADY17, Jun 25, 2019.

  1. HAPPYCHICKENLADY17

    HAPPYCHICKENLADY17 Songster

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    i feel something in her throat, a little lump.....she keeps making this awful sound......and beak is wide open like gasping for air....what do i do....
     
  2. littlepip

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    NO REPLIES?? I can try to help...first of all, how's she doing right now?
     
  3. littlepip

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    is she still "choking" ?
     
  4. HAPPYCHICKENLADY17

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    i gave her a little olive oil with a little syringe and she is doing much better, she even ate some pellets and drank some water......she just has been very vocal tonight
     
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    Does her vocalness sound normal? is it raspy or gurgly? she may have just had a clump of food or something else lodged in her throat. did you have anything outside in her run or pen that she could have swallowed?
     
  6. HAPPYCHICKENLADY17

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    there was nothing in the pen that i suspect she could have swallowed, but she seem very normal today,,,she is always raspy
     

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