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please help my injured chick, hopping on one leg

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ntsorvas, Jan 4, 2013.

  1. ntsorvas

    ntsorvas Out Of The Brooder

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    My 7 day old barred rock chick is holding its right leg up for via last 3 days, I don't know what happened but its looks very swollen and it can't put pressure on it, I'll attach a pic of the knee [​IMG]
     
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  4. ntsorvas

    ntsorvas Out Of The Brooder

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    I just posted 2 more pics above, this is from this morning, I don't really know what's going on, it looks like some kind of lesion now
     
    Last edited: Jan 5, 2013
  5. PoultryGirly

    PoultryGirly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Whatever happens to this chick?
     
  6. ntsorvas

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    Sorry didn't see the post, I ended up having to put it down
     

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