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Injured foot

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by farmagryl, Jan 25, 2016.

  1. farmagryl

    farmagryl Just Hatched

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    My hen was trying to fly and got stuck in a chain link fence. Now her foot is swollen and she is not using it. what should I do? Any information would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you know if it is broken
     
  3. farmagryl

    farmagryl Just Hatched

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    Don't know... she is eating just not walking (limping)
     
  4. Chicken Egg 17

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    Could you post a pic she might have just pull a muscle or twisted her ankle
     
  5. Chicken Egg 17

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    Do you have any baby aspirin for the pain just give her half of it
     
  6. farmagryl

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    Yes I do but how on earth do I give that to her? Lol should I lock her up at night so she don't jump down?
     
  7. Chicken Egg 17

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    Can you just open her beak like if you were to have to force feed her and I would put her in a box or something so she is not jumping around and not hurting it more
     
  8. farmagryl

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    Thanks so much I'll try to give her aspirin and will put her in the box.
     
  9. Chicken Egg 17

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    Make sure when you give it to her there isn't like a weird looking thing in her mouth opening and closing wait till it closes and hurry up and drop it in
     
  10. farmagryl

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    Ok thanks
     

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