Help my chicken laid this!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mychickens, Apr 4, 2017.

  1. mychickens

    mychickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My hen has not been well for about a week so I have separated her from the flock and today I found this in her next box. Does anyone know what it could be? Her symptoms are:
    -lathargic
    -not eating or drinking
    - poppy butt
    -droopy and pale crown
    - swollen hot belly
    -swollen, hot belly[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    That is what's called a lash egg. I've never dealt with one, so you can look it up
     
  3. mychickens

    mychickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks looked it up and that is what it seems to be. Thanks
     

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