Polish babe's matteredeyes

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by premiertitle, Dec 29, 2008.

  1. premiertitle

    premiertitle New Egg

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    [​IMG] My two young Black Polish with white top hats both have matter closing up both eyes. Non of the other chickens have it.

    They have a bad smell, like infection. I have separated them from the rest of the flock and put them on terrimican (can't spell)

    What can I wash their eyes off with and can I put some ointment on them?[​IMG]
     
  2. ChickLuver

    ChickLuver Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Try a warm cloth. Get some terrmycin ointment. You can get it at your local feed store....Good luck. You can give them a little "hair cut" around the eyes as well
     
  3. Badhbh

    Badhbh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    With the eyes, the smell, and the fact that you're in Florida, it sounds like it might be the beginnings of Coryza. Do you have a vet that can test?
     

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