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Help! My hens have stopped laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jessdgraham, Mar 24, 2015.

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    jessdgraham Hatching

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    I recently purchased a Silkie from a lady who told me she had a runny nose. It was my first set of hens to buy so I didn't understand how serious that could be. I put the hen in the coop and now all of my chickens have runny noses and are sucking snot. Theyve quit laying completely and I am worried. I've put antibiotics in their water for the past few days but they are still pretty stand offish. Any advice??
     

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