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hen has knot on neck

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by pineknot, Aug 6, 2011.

  1. pineknot

    pineknot Out Of The Brooder

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    went out side today to find my hen has a huge knot hanging from her neck it is on the right side, when i was feeding the other chicks they would speck at her head.. some one told me it could be from maybe her eatting a maggot the pen is clean so Im not sure
     
  2. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    Sounds like her crop, it is front right. Watch and see if it goes down overnight. If it does, it just means she had a really good meal! All chickens have them in that area.

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  3. pineknot

    pineknot Out Of The Brooder

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    ok thanks.... I will but forgot to say she walks like she is dizzy
     

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