Help Fast! Chick With Many Problems... Lethargic... possible Prolaps..

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChickLover98, Mar 14, 2011.

  1. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

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    Please help! We are at school and cant do anything fotr about three hours because of a test. He is laying down, sleeping alot and has his vent out. His poop is runny. Please help! He wont stand up either.
     
  2. pontoosuc

    pontoosuc Songster

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    is this a rooster or a chicken?

    how old? under a heat lamp?
     
  3. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

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    I dont hink he got enough water over the weekend. Im not sure if its a boy or girl. It was probably born Friday. There are 2 more with pasty butts. His eyes are closed and we got him to drink somehting, but he cant stand up. Hes moving and breathing. Please help!
     
  4. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

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    I got him to eat 3 pieces of wet food and to drink somehting. He seems to be coming-to, but I need help!
     
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    get it some sugar water should bring it around real fast.
     
  6. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

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    Ok. Sugar water... How much sugar? We're getting him to drink out of the botton of a plastic cup that we cut.
     
  7. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    I'm not sure just heard it helps to bring them around, try 1 teaspoon dissolved in a half cup of water. this isn't something your going to keep it on anyway just trying to get it 's blood sugar stable..
     
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  8. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

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    Ok. He cant really hold his head up or stand. He kicks around and opens his mouth.
     
  9. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    can you find a dropper? make sure it's clean then put the sugar water into it and dribble it on the side of the chicks beak where the mouth opens, you'll get some in.
     
  10. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    What happened? is he going to be okay?
     

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