Poopy Butt, Throwing Up, Comb is Down

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MetalFarm, Feb 19, 2017.

  1. MetalFarm

    MetalFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 1, 2013
    Nashville, TN
    Leghorn is in bad shape. She's not eating. She just sits there. If I pick her up she throws up. Her comb is flat and not bright red it's more blue.

    I think she disappeared 2 weeks ago after a dog attack and finally found her way back because I have 3 leghorns now and I thought I was down to 2. I separated her and have washed her butt several times. She seemed better yesterday but today she would not leave the garage.

    Suggestions? Time to cull?? I always have trouble letting go.
  2. ejcrist

    ejcrist Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 16, 2015
    Desert Hills, AZ
    My guess would be she's having heart issues or something related to not getting enough oxygen if her comb is blue. If it were me I'd wait and see but that's just me. It's hard to say if she'll make it or not but sometimes they'll surprise you.

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