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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Aj552000, Aug 3, 2013.

  1. Aj552000

    Aj552000 Hatching

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    I was wounding my pullets got sick about a month ago. I loss a couple of birds to it. I don't know what they had. But they are coming up on laying age. Will the sickness set back there egg laying?
    My first batch of chick is 20 weeks old.
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member 7 Years

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    What were the symptoms?
     
  3. Aj552000

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    nostalgic, diarrhea,drink a lot of water
     
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    I was able to use antibiotic, electrolytes, vitamins and yogurt to kick the sickness
     
  5. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member 7 Years

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    You might have had a mild case of cocci, and they overcame it. Sometimes cocci and other illnesses can affect egg laying later on, but it sounds as though yours weren't in too bad of shape.
     

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