Older hen sneezing?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jannakaye, Sep 22, 2014.

  1. jannakaye

    jannakaye Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 28, 2014
    As I was cleaning the duck pen this morning, I heard the strangest (but cutest) noise ever. After looking around and staring at the cat for a good thirty seconds, I determind that the sound is coming from my eldest hen Jordan. She's about three years old (I've had her for three years but she was already laying when I got her) and has NEVER sneezed before! Is she coming down with something? It's probably just the change in the weather but me being the over reactive hen-mom I am, I had to ask. She's otherwise her normal perky self, following me around as always.
  2. Firekin1

    Firekin1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 5, 2014
    Nova Scotia
    Chickens do sneeze every now and again. I wouldn't be concerned unless she starts doing it consistently and starts to show other signs of illness.

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