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Limping After Hawk Encounter

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by SA Pollo Campesino, Jan 7, 2012.

  1. SA Pollo Campesino

    SA Pollo Campesino Hatching

    Oct 6, 2011
    My hen has begun limping after a hawk encounter (not really sure if there was an actual attack). I cannot see any sign of injury, but she will not put any weight on one foot. Coincidentally, or not, she also seems to be starting a molt. She is eating fine and laying just a bit slower than routine.

    Any thoughts or suggestions on what to look for would be greatly appreciated.

    Thank you,

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