1. <3<3 I <3 Chickens <3<3

    <3<3 I <3 Chickens <3<3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Earth
    My chickens is weezing. I don't know what to do so I will follow instructions.

    1) What type of bird , age and weight.
    Blue leghorn, little over 1. unknown weight
    2) What is the behavior, exactly.
    Acting nomalily, but weizing
    3) Is there any bleeding, injury, broken bones or other sign of trauma.
    no injuries.
    4) What happened, if anything that you know of, that may have caused the situation.
    nothing known.
    5) What has the bird been eating and drinking, if at all.
    Water and Hen-food, also bread.
    6) How does the poop look? Normal? Bloody? Runny? etc.
    haven't seen any
    7) What has been the treatment you have administered so far?
    none.
    8 ) What is your intent as far as treatment? For example, do you want to treat completely yourself, or do you need help in stabilizing the bird til you can get to a vet?
    No vet, at home
    9) If you have a picture of the wound or condition, please post it. It may help.
    none
    10) Describe the housing/bedding in use
    sawdust

    PLEASE HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  2. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    I'd suggest switching the bedding to pine shavings. Saw dust makes a lot of.. well, dust which may be giving him trouble breathing.
     
  3. <3<3 I <3 Chickens <3<3

    <3<3 I <3 Chickens <3<3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can't............... alergys. and she never had a problem before.
     
    Last edited: Sep 4, 2009
  4. Year of the Rooster

    Year of the Rooster Sebright Savvy

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    Hay? I don't know what else to say. Something that won't make as much dust, or otherwise give them plenty of ventilation so the dust can get out of the coop asap.
     
  5. <3<3 I <3 Chickens <3<3

    <3<3 I <3 Chickens <3<3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Earth
    the weirdest thing happened today, this morning she was fine. noth wrong with her!
     

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