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my poor chickens eye!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Johnn, Oct 24, 2011.

  1. Johnn

    Johnn Overrun With Chickens

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    my chicken wont open her eye it has a little screatch on the eye lid were it is soppose to open,my chickens have been in there shed all day my uncle fogot to let them out (but they did get about 3-4 hours out when i got there to feed them, i cant imagine it being another hen because she is the boss and now that has happened she is making sure every one nos shes the boss after a chicken below her tried to pick a fight, it is not swolen, no discharge her other eye is pefectley fine she is eating drinking as normal
     
  2. Frost Homestead

    Frost Homestead eggmonger

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    it could have been another chicken, or she could have inadvertently done it to herself, sometimes I see my chickens scratching their face with their feet, there's always the possibility that it was accidental. have you treated it with anything or checked her eye to make sure it's just the eye lid that's damaged?
     

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