not using one leg

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickbird, Jun 24, 2010.

  1. chickbird

    chickbird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have a 4 month old chick that is not able to use one of her legs, she is alert and eating well, acts as if it hurts, i can't see any injury...leg straight and sticking ou in front of her..i don't think its mareks....any ideas on what is wrong or what to do.
     
  2. Jeeper1540

    Jeeper1540 Chillin' With My Peeps

    *bump*
     
  3. chickbird

    chickbird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:i do not undertand your reply.
     
  4. MotherJean

    MotherJean Chillin' With My Peeps

    Since you received no replies, Jeeper (Stevo) was giving your post a "bump" back up to the top of the forum in hopes someone would answer you.

    Question: What makes you say that you don't think it's Mareks? Was this chick vaccinated for Mareks?
     
  5. rufus

    rufus Overrun With Chickens

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    Limping and standing on one leg means you should check for bumble foot.

    Rufus
     
  6. chickbird

    chickbird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:foot and leg looks fine. no swelling,crust,cuts.
     

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