Sick RI Red

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by alschicks1, Dec 15, 2012.

  1. alschicks1

    alschicks1 New Egg

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    I have a 3 year old Rhode Island Red hen who is very apparently ailing from something. She is hunched over in a corner, and abdomen seems seems very full. Thought she might be egg bound, but not so sure. She has diarrhea and is eating and drinking ok. What can I do for her? Already gave her a warm soak and massage, mineral oil "enema", and could not feel an egg.
     
  2. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    Without having enough information,, it could sound like egg peritonitis (internal laying) SpeckledHen is extremely knowledgeable about it. [​IMG]
     

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