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Sick chicken help!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bluetwingle, May 8, 2016.

  1. bluetwingle

    bluetwingle New Egg

    Oct 13, 2015
    One of our Americana's is sick :( We've isolated it, are giving it electrolytes, dusted is with DE. It has diarrhea and on its back, right before the tail feathers start the feathers are spare, matted and skin is dry. Any help appreciated!
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
    Welcome to BYC. How old is she? Pictures can really help. Do you have a rooster? Have you checked her skin around the vent and elsewhere for tiny bugs?

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