new adult chicken lost control of her legs..cant walk?????

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by desert rat, May 18, 2008.

  1. desert rat

    desert rat New Egg

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    May 18, 2008
    Hello- This is first post. I bought new adult hens yesterday from a feed store. They made no noise or movement in the truck, but when I got them in their coop the Bantham couldnt walk. It I hold her up, she falls down. She isnt drinking water.. its going to be almost 100 here today.I feel so bad... I think the kid who caught her from the feed store might of hurt her... what do I do????? Help.....

    Steven
     
  2. tx_dane_mom

    tx_dane_mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2007
    SE Texas
    Bring her to the feedstore and ask them about her. They may have known she was hurt & been waiting to sell her off (hopefully not.) or might replace her for you, or since you didn't go straight back it might just be your loss [​IMG]
    SOrry,
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    Kristi
     

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