hen breathing with mouth open

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by dacdeihl, Jan 26, 2011.

  1. dacdeihl

    dacdeihl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a friend whose hen just died. She said her hen was breathing with her mouth open, head up and arched back. Could this be a worm? I can't remember but i had a hen die last year with this. Also there is wheezing when she is breathing.

    Does anyone know what this worm thing is called? Is it contagious? Spelling suck but you get the question. Thanks
     
  2. rebel yell

    rebel yell Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could be CRD, Tylan 50 will knock it out.
     
  3. dacdeihl

    dacdeihl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is CRD?
     

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