ND virus effected rooster- Help please !

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by hasaanzia, May 18, 2016.

  1. hasaanzia

    hasaanzia Out Of The Brooder

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    I took my rooster to a vet, he said rooster is infected with ND virus. He is shaking constantly and is breathing with his mouth constantly open and is sitting in one corner with his right eye closed. I need immediate help. Is there anything I can do to save my poor bird? It seems like he is not gonna make it but i wana try :( Help please :(
     
  2. hasaanzia

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    Anyone !!!! He is now vomiting too and he shouts alot while vomiting :(
     
  3. owedixo

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    What is ND virus do you mean the Newcastle virus?
     
  4. hasaanzia

    hasaanzia Out Of The Brooder

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    Yeah Newcastle virus it is ....
     
  5. owedixo

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    Newcastle virus. That's bad, there is no cure and almost nothing you can do. It has a almost 100% mortality rate. Sorry
     
  6. hasaanzia

    hasaanzia Out Of The Brooder

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    Thats wat i got to know that i should cut him up before he dies but i brought him up since he was very little i dnt want to do that :(
     
  7. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    What did the vet advise?
    Newcastle is contagious so the health and well being of your remaining flock, any other animals you have and yourself should be considered.
    It sounds like he is in much distress. Sometimes the kindest and most loving thing we can do for our beloved animals is to let them go.

    http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ps044
    http://www.thepoultrysite.com/diseaseinfo/111/newcastle-disease-paramyxovirus-1/
    http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/p..._infections/newcastle_disease_in_poultry.html
     
  8. hasaanzia

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    I had to put him down inroder to end his misery :( Thankyou everyone for your kind help .... :(
     
  9. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Sorry for your loss.
     
  10. owedixo

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    Sorry for your loss
     

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