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Hen acting oddly

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by davecash, Oct 5, 2007.

  1. davecash

    davecash Chillin' With My Peeps

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    BETTY, MY FEW MONTH OLD POLISH BLACK AND WHITE CRESTED HEN HAS BEEN ACTING DIFFRENT, SHE FELL OUT OF THE COOP AND SQWAKED REALLY LOUD YESTERDAY, AND SHE LOOKED LIKE SHE WA SBOIBBING HER HEAD UP N DOWN AND DOING A SCREECHING NOISE. SHE DID THIS ALL NIGHT. SHE WASNT WALKIN AT ALL THEN, NOW SHES UP AND WALKIN A BIT.. SHES GETTIN BETTER, ANY IDEA OF WHAT THIS IS? COULD SHE BE LAYIN HER FIRST EGG? OR WAT?





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  2. davecash

    davecash Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ANYONE?
     
  3. dlhunicorn

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  4. davecash

    davecash Chillin' With My Peeps

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    will she get over it?
     
  5. dlhunicorn

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    most likely yes from the little bit you told...
    There have been severe cases where the bird was totally prostrate and unable to walk, eat or drink and have recovered fully (Judy McKinn had one such and it made a full recovery)...
    It depends on the severity and how early you start treatment...
    If your bird does not have the full-blown crook neck problem and can eat and drink by herself then her chances are excellent...
     
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