I have a hurt Turkey

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Jupiter2015, Jun 18, 2017.

  1. Jupiter2015

    Jupiter2015 Just Hatched

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    My turkey Hannah hurt her foot she lost her due claw its been about a week and she is limping we don't have a vet where we live and I don't know what to do she walks a little but lays down a lot. Any ideas would be nice thank you
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    I don't have any experience with turkeys, but I would place her in a pen or crate very near water and feed. Let her out to move around if she wants. Broken nails in chickens are very painful, and it will probably feel better with healing. Look for any signs of infection. You may have more response by posting on the turkey forum as well.
     

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