Pale comb, lethargic and loss of muscle mass around breastbone.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by AshleyI, Apr 16, 2016.

  1. AshleyI

    AshleyI In the Brooder

    Jul 5, 2015
    Fort Collins, CO
    Pardon my terminology. I'm a newbie chicken owner. I have a 12 month old hen that was laying and has recently stopped. I noticed about three days ago that her comb was pale and she just looked punk. I added some vitamin and electrolyte supplements to her water. Today when I picked her up she has lost significant muscle mass around her breastbone. I'm going to isolate her from the flock and deworm but beyond that I don't know what to do. I have an appointment for monday with the vet. Any suggestions are appreciated.

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