My rooster won't open one eye. Please help!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by KarenP, Sep 29, 2011.

  1. KarenP

    KarenP Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 4 month old RIR won't open his left eye. Besides this he seems to be perfectly normal. There are no liquids around the eye at all. Has this ever happened to anyone? I posted a pic of him, but i couldn't get a pic of his bad eye.


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    Last edited: Sep 29, 2011
  2. flashover1969

    flashover1969 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No pun intended but keep an eye on it. Keep checking for discharge or other abnormalities. He may have been pecked in the eye or injured it in another way.
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    It's possible he mightve scratched it or it mightve got pecked. You can put terramycin eye ointment in his eye to prevent an infection if you wish.
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  4. KarenP

    KarenP Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you for your help! I am definetely going to get some of that ointment.
     

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