Help Hen sounds like she has a harmonica in her throat

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by lizrndiver, Apr 12, 2011.

  1. lizrndiver

    lizrndiver Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 30, 2009
    South Beloit, IL
    I have a one year old buff orpington hen that free ranges all day.

    When I came home tonight she ran up to me like always to see if I had treats.

    She sounds like she has a harmonica stuck in her throat. It is like wheezing, in and out there are sounds with each breath.

    She is acting fine and seems not in distress, but I know this is not normal.

    Any Ideas?

  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    could be something caught in her throat. might try giving her something soft like maybe a bit of yogurt with some honey or olive oil to see if that would help. and just keep an eye on her in case something else should develop.

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