I think my chicken is sick

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by puffinchicky, Dec 8, 2015.

  1. puffinchicky

    puffinchicky New Egg

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    She is no longer eating and her crop is not swelling anymore. She began to chirp a little, I've gave her water through and eye-dropper and tried massaging her crop. She oozes a yellow-yolk-like liquid or foamy-like stuff around her mouth if she moves too much. Wobbly and not walking well. Can anyone give me some advice? She is a chicken house chick that was rescued after the truck dropped off at my neighbors, somehow she escaped and I found her cold and wet, but she has been doing fine until about 3 days ago.
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :) Try posting in the "Emergencies/Diseases/Injuries and Cures" section.
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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  4. puffinchicky

    puffinchicky New Egg

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    Thank you!! So glad to be part of the flock! Hopefully I will be able to help save her.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. I hope she recovers. Please let us know how things turn out.
     
  6. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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    How is she doing?
     

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