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Sick Chicken - Advice Needed PLEASE

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by marcf, Dec 14, 2013.

  1. Take for treatment

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  2. Put it down :(

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  1. marcf

    marcf New Egg

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    Hi All,

    Thank you for reading this post.

    About 3 days ago my chickens got attacked by a Brush Turkey.

    I believe its attempted to mate (rape) them.

    One of the chickens has been hurt quite badly and really need some advise on what to do..

    It's got a white and bloody discharge from its egg hole. The smell is strong and disgusting.

    Picture below...sorry if this makes you a little sick!

    Any advice is appreciated.

    Cheers
    Marc



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  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Please post on "emergencies, diseases, injuries, cures," thread. This poor hen needs help fast. Chickens recover often from very serious wounds but, I think this damage is just too severe.

    How awful to happen to her. I'm so sorry for you both.
     
  3. x2 I would take her to the vet.
     
    Last edited: Dec 14, 2013
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    That looks bad... I would bathe the hen and try to get a better idea of what is wrong. Just use some warm, soapy water and then pat-dry her with a towel. But it may be best to cull her.
     
  5. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Marc, is the hen still living/improving?
     

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