Shitty Vent issue

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chooka, Sep 9, 2010.

  1. Chooka

    Chooka Out Of The Brooder

    Hi all, searched through this section( Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures) For as long as could be bothered!!. So thought id ask instead. A few of our chooks have a nonsense pussy vent, I have removed the poo and the pussy type of crust that's forming near the vent and spray an antiseptic on this seems to help it but has not fixed it .Any help much appreciated.

  2. ZombieChickens

    ZombieChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. marymac

    marymac Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 12, 2008
    Northeast Ohio
    Quote:huh???? Hope someone can help
  4. Wolfwoman

    Wolfwoman Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2010
    Chickaloon, Alaska
    You might want to try changing some of your cuss words so people know what you're talking about.
  5. Chooka

    Chooka Out Of The Brooder

    You might want to try changing some of your cuss words so people know what you're talking about.

    OK, POOP AND Puss near the anus!!!!!! and a crusty sort of substance.
  6. Lurken Turken

    Lurken Turken Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 29, 2010
    I think this person is talking about an infection in or around the vent (pus).

    Ok ok...had to giggle a bit also....sorry.[​IMG]
  7. Pupsnpullets

    Pupsnpullets Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2008
    SoCal desert

    Some nice benign words used everyday downunder get red flagged in the US. Puritan roots, ya know. Repost with words direct for the collegiate version of the Webster's dictionary and you'll get some help.

    By the way welcome to BYC!
  8. Chooka

    Chooka Out Of The Brooder

    Quote:Rodger that's exactly what im talk'n about
  9. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    I would dose with a broad spectrum antibiotic if it its more than one hen. If only one, check for her to be eggbound.

    If you give antibiotic, be sure to replace the nasty bacteria in the gut with healthy bacteria...yogurt and probiotics.
  10. SpringChickens

    SpringChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 1, 2009
    College Station, Tx
    Quote:I agree. I worked for a vet for a while, and once described a wound as "pussy" She came unglued --- "pus-sy is NOT a word! Say it another way - do not use "pussy"! Didn't even register when I was writing it down... boy, I felt dumb [​IMG]

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