No cause of death?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by CallieY8, Jun 8, 2016.

  1. CallieY8

    CallieY8 Hatching

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    I've lost 2 seemingly healthy hens (2yr old and 10 months old) in the past 3 weeks. There were no obvious causes of death (trauma/sickness/change in behavior/featherloss...). The rest of the flock is peppy as ever. I've had hens for the last 2 years and no problems like this. Been feeding the same laying pellets and scratch.
    I have 2 roosters in the coop could they be doing this?
    Or do I need to worm/vaccinate?
    Any other ideas?
     

  2. elizabethjg

    elizabethjg Chirping

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    Did they over heat? Are the roosters new?
     

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