Polish Hen acting strange

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Owenky, Jan 21, 2015.

  1. Owenky

    Owenky New Egg

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    I have a 4 month old Polish Hen who seems to be going downhill,she stays outside in the run in the rain and sleet and cold with her head under her and not very lively ,her poo is fine and she is eating,anyone any ideas as I have her inside for the past few days trying to get her better
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Maybe she is low in the pecking order, and she could be getting bullied. Cage her inside with the other chickens to keep her safe, feed her some egg and her normal feed and water, and watch her droppings. Put some electrolytes and vitamins in her water. Worm her and the others with Valbazen or SafeGuard liquid goat wormer, if they haven't been wormed lately. Check her for lice and mites.
     
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