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One of my hens eye started off watery

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by calisun, Nov 27, 2016.

  1. calisun

    calisun Hatching

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    First it was just watery, few hours later it got this white film over it so I separated her and brought her inside. Next morning her other eye was the same and she started coughing, I cleaned her eyes with water solution and put some terramycin on her eyes. Also started giving her an antibiotic treated water along with the rest of my flock and animals. Just looking for some advice seeing how I just went out this morning and another hen started getting a watery eye so I separated her from the rooster.
     

  2. RodNTN

    RodNTN Hatchaolic

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    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Sorry to hear your girl isn't ok, hopefully, with the links provided by @RodNTN you'll get the assistance you need.

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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Evidently, it will spread through your flock, so if one needs treatment they all will. Important to get the correct diagnosis so any prescribed meds will be effective.
     
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    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas and :welcome! Great to have you aboard! You've been given great advice so I'll just say best wishes to you and your flock! :)
     
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    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello there, and welcome to Backyard Chickens! I am so glad you joined us, I do hope you will make yourself at home here. Enjoy BYC!
     

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