Is it normal for chickens to occasionally sneeze or hear their breathing?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by elizabet253, Feb 21, 2015.

  1. elizabet253

    elizabet253 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yesterday I could hear my rooster breathing, today he's fine. Sometimes I'll hear little chicken sneezes, but see no motion from the chickens, sometimes I'll see them make a sneezing motion along with a sound. They show no signs of a respitary infection besides just occasionally some of them sneezing. They've been doing this for over a week now so I'd assume something would get worse or there would be more signs? Does anyone else have chickens that sneeze and nothing is wrong with them? I'm always a bit paranoid with my chickens I must admit....
     
  2. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Overrun With Chickens

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    Mine sneeze mostly when its cold out, but there us nothing seriously wrong with them. I would just leave them alone.
     
  3. elizabet253

    elizabet253 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's been like 40-60 degree here in WA where I live.
     
  4. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Overrun With Chickens

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    I wouldn't be worried. They can sneeze at different times just like humans.
     

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