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Nine week old chicken pooping bllod

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Raisingpeeps, May 1, 2016.

  1. Raisingpeeps

    Raisingpeeps Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello- my nine week old cockerel is pooping blood, lethargic and puffed up. Still eating and drinking. Just started this morning with the symptoms. I am headed to town to pick up medication- corid. Do I need to treat my whole flock? Should I just put the meds in his water or give through a dropper? This is my daughters baby- thank you for any help!!!!!
     
  2. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I think it's best to treat the whole flock.
     
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Let us know if you need dosages.
     
  4. gillnpunky

    gillnpunky Out Of The Brooder

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    colitis??
     
  5. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Probably coccidiosis.
     

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