Ill Chickens...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by phipplebert, Oct 17, 2012.

  1. phipplebert

    phipplebert New Egg

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    Hello, I am new here. I have been following the forum since getting chickens and have found lots of handy info, I have just signed up and I hope it is ok just to jump straight in and post a first post asking for advice!

    Basically;
    The other day, of my youngesters (3 ish months) was laying on it's side unable to move, eventually it righted itself and off it went without any issue. A couple fo days later, the same thing happened, it just couldn't stand up, kept falling over and again righted itself....long story short; yesterday another chicken followed suit and today 2 are falling over/unable to stand etc....IDEAS PLEASE!
     
  2. phipplebert

    phipplebert New Egg

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    I think I may have the answer; Marek's disease :(
     

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