Help chicken stopped using his foot!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Devin23, Feb 1, 2016.

  1. Devin23

    Devin23 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a chicken that all of the sudden stopped using his toes! Help!!
     
  2. Lozuufy

    Lozuufy Pigeons are nutty Premium Member

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    Could you post a picture? Does it look like he has frostbite?
     
  3. Eggcessive

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  4. Devin23

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    It won't let me load my pics but it isn't frost bite his toes arnt being use like he has a pirates stump leg
     
  5. Lozuufy

    Lozuufy Pigeons are nutty Premium Member

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    Is there any thin string wrapped around his toes or anything, cutting off circulation? I can't think of what else it could be at the moment.

    Also, are his toes curled or just hanging limp?

    Wish I could be more of help.
     
  6. Devin23

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    Nope nothing around its leg but when I push on its toes it pushed back almost like it has some kind of mental illness but it was fine up until a couple of days ago!
     
  7. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Do his feet or one foot seem paralyzed? There are some diseases that can cause paralysis, such as Mareks disease.
     
  8. Devin23

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    Nope
     

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