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Rooster not doing good

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kittcarr, Jan 16, 2017.

  1. kittcarr

    kittcarr New Egg

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    My husband just told me about him not doing well now for a week. He can also pick him up which is unusual and he doesn't go in the coop by himself and he now thinks the other chickens and omega rooster are picking on him. When I get home from work tonight I will bring him inside in a dog kennel.

    Any ideas?
     
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  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Do you have a vet who could see him? His comb looks very dark as if he is in heart failure, poor guy. I would separate him in a dog crate or pen with his own food and water. If he is in sight of the other chickens he may be happier. Offer him some chopped egg along with his usual feed, and add some SaveAChick or vitamins and electrolytes to his water.
     

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