Hurt Chick Leg

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bpotts44, Apr 4, 2009.

  1. bpotts44

    bpotts44 Hatching

    Apr 4, 2009
    I have 1-2 week old Rhode Island Red Pullets. My 3 year old daughter accidently stepped on one. It is not using one of its legs. It is able to hop around on one leg. I articulated the leg and the joints and bones seem intact. Could it just be a sprain that would repair itself? Any suggestions or ways to save the chick would be appreciated.


  2. Indiana hens

    Indiana hens Songster

    Jun 25, 2008
    Pendleton, Indiana
    Cull it.

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