Please Help! Infection? Mites?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by virgooftheearth, Jun 6, 2017.

  1. virgooftheearth

    virgooftheearth Out Of The Brooder

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    My Rudy has a bad I fection I saw him limping the other day and when I checked closer his feet were swollen. I took him into the house and immediately soaked him, cleaned his feet and legs, and what I thought was mites and has been treated for them, (poultry spray), seems to be an I fection of some kind, any ideas? Am I going to have to put him down? I called the MSPCA and they will just put him down, I think I need antibiotics.
    Seriously Concerned
    Rudy's Mom..
     

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  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Swollen feet can sometimes be gout. What are you feeding him? I see no raised scales so I don't think it's mites.
     

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