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Question about a sick girl

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Brucepierce, Mar 5, 2016.

  1. Brucepierce

    Brucepierce Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 15, 2012
    Just outside Boston
    My Coop
    I have a 4yr old RI Red who I noticed this morning was not walking much, when standing her tail feathers are sloped down towards the ground, her belly feels a bit bloated (at least compared to her sister) and is breathing heavily and slowly....could she be egg bound? She's one of 12 so I have no idea if she's laying...thx in advance
  2. RodNTN

    RodNTN Queen of The Coop Premium Member

    May 22, 2013
    The USA
    My Coop
    Sounds egg bound, is she walking like a penguin? This is one of the symptoms of egg binding.

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