My recently rescued Aseel rooster can barely walk

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Kasia, Sep 13, 2010.

  1. Kasia

    Kasia Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2007
    New Orleans
    We just got T-Rex about two weeks ago. At first I wasn't even sure he was a chicken, he looked more like a dinosaur. He wobbled when standing and had a hard time walking, so I figured maybe he was just scared being in a new place coming from who knows where. But it's been two weeks now and he won't stand up even to eat. When he does, he flaps his wings and fall backwards. I checked him for mites and injuries and he has none. So what could be wrong with him? He crows, eats like a horse and other than not being able to stand up, he seems fine.
  2. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    Stonington, illinois
    being a rescue roo maybe he needs some extra vitamins. You can give him Polyvisol no iron. See if that helps cant hurt.

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