How to cure this bird?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by needchickens02, Nov 23, 2015.

  1. needchickens02

    needchickens02 New Egg

    Nov 23, 2015

    This bird's eyes have become severely infected and swollen, yellow goo is coming from its eyes and nostrils and it smells horrible. It cannot shut its mouth. I've tried applying Vetericyn to its eyes but I don't know if it is helping, thanks.
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    This is some sort of sinus or respiratory infection.

    You need to get her on some antibacterial meds and fast! I would suggest Sulfadimethoxine or Duramycin. Long term use Oxytetracycline might also work.

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