One hen with diarrhea

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by J712, Sep 9, 2014.

  1. J712

    J712 Hatching

    Jul 10, 2014
    I have 9 hens all of which are laying, eating and drinking fine. One of my Easter eggers has had diarrhea on and off since we got them in march. She does have a dirty butt right now. I have given her a bath, but it always seems to come back. And it's only the one that has the diarrhea. I don't know what to do. Any help would be great. Thanks
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Use scissors to trim back feathers and fluff on her rear end, this will give her a clear "shot" to the ground and will prevent fly strike.
    Feed her only layer feed and no treats, fresh water without vitamins and other additives this for a couple of weeks and see if there's improvement.

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