Help wheezing chicken

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chicken Lover 1, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. Chicken Lover 1

    Chicken Lover 1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    210
    0
    89
    Feb 1, 2012
    santa rosa california
    My girl is 2 years old and she is wheezing. Could this be from cold? thank you help me Should i isolate her and start her on medicine
     
  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

    9,766
    123
    288
    Oct 3, 2011
    Virginia
    My Coop

    It sounds like a Respiratory Infection which needs to be treated with antibiotics.
     
  3. Chicken Lover 1

    Chicken Lover 1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    210
    0
    89
    Feb 1, 2012
    santa rosa california
    what are some good antibiotics? is it catching to other chickens
     
  4. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

    9,766
    123
    288
    Oct 3, 2011
    Virginia
    My Coop
  5. JerseyGiantfolk

    JerseyGiantfolk Overrun With Chickens

    10,828
    55
    288
    Jan 12, 2012
  6. Chicken Lover 1

    Chicken Lover 1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    210
    0
    89
    Feb 1, 2012
    santa rosa california
    could i use tylan 50 powder
     
  7. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

    9,766
    123
    288
    Oct 3, 2011
    Virginia
    My Coop
    I dont know. Ive never heard of people using it.
     
  8. JerseyGiantfolk

    JerseyGiantfolk Overrun With Chickens

    10,828
    55
    288
    Jan 12, 2012
  9. Chicken Lover 1

    Chicken Lover 1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    210
    0
    89
    Feb 1, 2012
    santa rosa california
    [​IMG]shes my pet
     
  10. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

    9,766
    123
    288
    Oct 3, 2011
    Virginia
    My Coop
    Try treatment first. Then if she doesn't get better........well.........

    Its totally your choice.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by