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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by balie donn, Mar 12, 2016.

  1. balie donn

    balie donn New Egg

    Mar 12, 2016
    I have two plymouth rock hens that are really sick looking. I just bought them last week and they we're fine when I got them. One is making a funny noise and gasping for breath , while the other has swollen, pussy eyes and a snoty nose. Does anyone know what is wrong with them?
  2. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]

    I would add a little ACV to their water and feed them a hard boiled egg everyday for a week I know it is an old fashion way to do things but it still works for the most part .....

    You should also post in the Emergency-Diseases-Injures and Cures and you should get some good advice [​IMG]
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. I'd certainly support Gander007's advice about a re-post. Adding vitamin supplements / electrolytes to their water will help to boost their immune system.

    All the best

  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Please post in fullest detail - age, how long this has been going on, etc. at "emergencies, diseases, injuries, cures," thread.
  5. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

    Dec 12, 2013

    Sorry your birds are ill. Hopefully the emergency forum experts can help you figure out the best course of action to get them back in the pink again.

    Good luck!
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)

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