Is this ok or needing attention?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by annemarie g, Aug 19, 2014.

  1. annemarie g

    annemarie g Out Of The Brooder

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  2. annemarie g

    annemarie g Out Of The Brooder

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  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! TwoCrows X2, hope your hen recovers.
     
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  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. X2 on looking like fowlpox. TwoCrows has given you the links to get help. Please feel free to ask any other questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. I hope your hen recovers. Good luck.
     
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  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    X3 on the links provided by Two Crows.

    Sorry about your bird![​IMG]
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Yes, it does, and Two Crows has given you links to bring that about.
     
  8. annemarie g

    annemarie g Out Of The Brooder

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    Maybe I'm reading this information incorrectly. I can vaccinate if they're not sick and younger than 10 weeks but after that point it must run it's course?
     
  9. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Yes, once they have it, it is too late to vaccinate. You might want to do some asking around in our emergency section. I have never vaccinated against fowl pox, so I am just not sure. :)
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    I agree with the other posters--it looks like your hen has Fowl Pox. Fortunately, the disease isn't usually fatal, and your bird should recover in 2-6 weeks on her own.

    Good luck with her!
     

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