New to raising chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Catlinds, May 6, 2017.

  1. Catlinds

    Catlinds Hatching

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    My name is Cathy I have five chickens and I am new to raising chickens they are 1 1/2 years old one of the chickens is not moving breathing heavy and her abdomen is hard ant thoughts?
     

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Kathy, is it possible to take her to a vet? The ER folks will only know what details you tell them. But, they can't do the important stuff like physically examine her and run tests.
     
  4. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

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    Other members have given you great advice
     

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