prolapsed rectum Brahma 2 weeks old

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by coloradogal, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. coloradogal

    coloradogal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2011
    I have a little brahma gal who has a prolapsed rectum. I have cleaned her up and put her alone in a nice, quiet spot in the house but every time she poops, it comes right back out. Her poop is solid still and I have her on medicated feed along with tetracycline in her water. I tried making a sugar water slurry but that doesn't seem to do much. Maybe it isn't thick enough.

    I did not put her in a dark place yet but perhaps that will help her get sleepy and settle down. Should I remove the food that she has in there and just keep the water? I am going into town tomorrow for preparation there anything I can get for her tonight that I might have home?

  2. coloradogal

    coloradogal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2011
  3. PAchickenlover

    PAchickenlover Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 29, 2011
    Wish I could help but I have never had this happen to any of my chickens yet sorry I cant help you. I hope you can find some answers.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by