HELP....Sick showgirl...symptoms....

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by greenacresgrl, Jul 22, 2010.

  1. greenacresgrl

    greenacresgrl In the Brooder

    Apr 7, 2009
    Hello everyone!

    Sick girl bantam silkie/ showgirl...her mate dies from like symptoms a couple weeks ago...
    Two weeks ago runny poo/diarrhea...seemed improved...weight loss....empty crop...and now head swaying a bit and pecks at food like interested but doesn't get any like a depth perception thing...I have given her yogurt and chick starter mush from syringe and started amprol and treating like cocci. Going to seperate her...No blood in poo but does not always have to signs of worms...
    ANY HELP PLEASE!? Now just puffed and lethargic...[​IMG]
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    I am sorry to hear that. When mine had cocci this spring, I used Corid. I know you need a coccidiostat, but sometimes, the cocci also causes irritation, which also causes infection, so I would try using an antibiotic too.

    I sure hope she recovers. Good luck!

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