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my chicken are sick

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by chickiechicke, Dec 4, 2013.

  1. chickiechicke

    chickiechicke New Egg

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    Oxytet Soluble 280, 9.87 I just started to raise chickens I have 5 hens and a rooster 8 months old . I just replaced my rooster with new rooster . After a week pass my chickens 3 of them are getting sick there is discharge from eyes and nose . Please help me out before I losethem
     
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    I am very sorry to here your chickens are sick [​IMG] Try creating a thread in the Emergencies/Diseases/Cures section! I hope your chickens are ok!
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! x3 on the above advice.
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Good luck - always quarantine new birds.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    when you post on emergencies thread, give symptoms in full detail, the more info, the more likely someone will know a treatment.
     
  7. chickiechicke

    chickiechicke New Egg

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    Thanks I did not know that I needed to post in emergency new to this site . I have them antibiotic they are getting better I just lost one before I gave them the antibiotic.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. MMGerlinger

    MMGerlinger Out Of The Brooder

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    I've gone through something similar...... I had one die (pecked to death after treatment), and one other die as well...... The other I still don't know what happened. Something neurological I think.

    Recently I had one start wheezing and having discharge, but I gave her some antibiotics and she seems all better now. She was setting but I am working on breaking her of that since she was sick. Will let her try again in Spring.

    Good luck! BYC Has been great for answering questions. I use the search function too and that is very helpful.
     

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