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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by das fisch, Jul 15, 2016.

  1. das fisch

    das fisch In the Brooder

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    have a 3 yr old Narragansett tom who is not doing well. Thought it was gapeworm, not responding to treatment.
    Symptoms are swollen snood, lethargic, extending his neck often, standing upright (for lack of a better term), darker head, not gobbling, watery droppings
    Please help
     

  2. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    are there other animals in the area? chickens, ducks, peafowl??

    It could be blackhead

    @casportpony
     
  3. das fisch

    das fisch In the Brooder

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    There are chickens in a separate pen.
     
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