Prolapsed double egg bound first time layer. afraid and need advice!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Cacklin'hen, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. Cacklin'hen

    Cacklin'hen Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 15, 2010
    Steamboat Springs, Co.
    BO was o.k. last night. this morning she was prolapsed with two eggs bound in the prolapse. Our hens are just starting to lay. She may have been egg bound yesterday. then the bound egg caused a prolapse over night? and this mornings egg came in behind? After cleaning the protrusion and trying to coax the eggs out, it appears that the sack is twisted and the fist egg is stuck to the membrane. How can i untwist her? is there any hope? Please help. Thanks.
  2. mom2jedi

    mom2jedi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 12, 2008
    San Diego, CA
    I replied on your other post.

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