Is there any way to cure eggbound?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Fruit Juice, Mar 17, 2009.

  1. Fruit Juice

    Fruit Juice Songster

    Mar 13, 2009
    Boulder, CO
    If a hen is eggbound, is there any way to cure it? (I don't have a hen thats eggbound, just wondering if you can save the hen)
  2. Dar

    Dar Crowing

    Jul 31, 2008
    you can try warm soaks to pass the egg..

    or lubing the vent.

    but from everything I have read on here if they have a problem being egg bound its going to be a repetitive thing..(unless the egg was just a large one and it may be an isolated incident)

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