My chicks are sneezing w/some discharge

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by soukilee93, Mar 13, 2013.

  1. soukilee93

    soukilee93 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 2, 2010
    Goochland, VA
    I recieved chicks on Friday of last week and they were so cold. Six of the 14 died in shipping. Since I have gotten rid of the meat birds, but my Light Brahma and the three Speckled Sussex have been sneezing. It was not much at first. I added three more chicks to the brooder as well. As I am sitting here the Light Brahma is on my shoulder and I can hear her breathing and she sneezes a lot. The other chicks are sneezing as well, but not bad, but there is definitely discharge with the sneeze. What could this be and what can I do?
  2. realsis

    realsis Crazy for Silkies

    Jan 17, 2013
    i would start on water soulable antibotic something that targets respitory illness like oxytetracycline or other water soluiable antibotic for respitory illness. Hope this helps.

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