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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Ash123, Sep 28, 2015.

  1. Ash123

    Ash123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My roosters eye is swollen shut and it has a circular lesion on its comb. He is eating, drinking and crowing fine. I've noticed a few of the hens opening their mouths open like they are gasping for a breath but they don't seem like they are in bad distress. Anyone have any advice on what this is and how to fix it. I swear it's always something. I have the hardest time keeping these birds healthy.
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Can you post a picture of his eye and his comb? Does he have any sneezing, noisy breathing, or nasal or eye drainage that may be signs of a respiratory disease? Have you seen any fowl pox in your flock lately?
     
  3. Ash123

    Ash123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Ash123

    Ash123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. Ash123

    Ash123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The only symptoms he has is his eye and comb issue. I haven't noticed any pox
     

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