Hen attacked by raccoon

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by 4hens2boys, Oct 24, 2012.

  1. 4hens2boys

    4hens2boys Hatching

    Oct 24, 2012
    My hens got attacked by a raccoon last night. Only one hurt. Bit her hind end, only one or two feathers left. One eye is oozing a little bit. Put neosporin on her hind end and near eye. What diseases can raccoon's pass to chickens?
  2. Y N dottes

    Y N dottes Songster

    Sep 1, 2012
    South Central WI
    i'm glad it wasnt any worse for u and your birds......im not sure what diseases can travel to different animals. ive always thought most viruses are specific to what and where they can infect.

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