Hen Sneezing, Trouble breathing

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChickaDiva, Jun 26, 2011.

  1. ChickaDiva

    ChickaDiva In the Brooder

    Aug 15, 2010
    My black silkie chicken has a more & more frequent sneeze. In picking her up she is shaking her head, her beak is slightly open and she is wheezing and having some difficulty breathing. She's making a sad little moany noise. Otherwise seems normal in her behavior. What should I do?

  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    I would start her on antibiotics just for precaution. Agrimycin (sp) covers most respiratory ailments. You can get this at most feed stores. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 26, 2011

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