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Non emergency hen under the weather

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by NSawyer, Nov 12, 2014.

  1. NSawyer

    NSawyer Out Of The Brooder

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    I have this loner hen, a 1 year old barred rock. She's a weirdo to start with, but I think something is wrong. Here are the clues:

    Somewhat lethargic
    Not roosting like normal (but I did just move them from their original coop to a bigger space in the garage)
    clumsy (fell off the roost when I set her up, couldn't get back up)
    Covered in poo on her backside
    poo seems runny and green
    poo is extremely foul smelling

    She shows no outward signs of injury or obvious respiratory illness.

    I do have a rooster that probably has had his way with her.

    What should I be looking out for? Any thoughts based on these clues?

    Thanks in advance!
     

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