sick roo and ducklings?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by cw, Dec 24, 2009.

  1. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    i didnt think about this till now but i have a thread about a roo with a respitory illness off some sort in the basement, where we brood chicks
    well tuesday we are getting ducklings, should i keep them out of the basement totally, i really dont wany them to get this same illness
     
  2. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    after reading this i aint sure what is wrong
    http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ps044#TABLE_1
    i am guessing ib (infectionas broncites)
    i guess isolation is the only thing i can do and see if he pulls through
    anyone else have any suggestions
    here is his symptyms
    comb fallen over
    nasel discharge
    rales (rattling in the chest)
    no crowing
     
  3. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    would an areosol disinfectact help in this situation a well
    to help prevent the spread of airborne illness
     
  4. dntd

    dntd Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 4, 2009
    When i was in the hospital with my DD 4 the hospital stated that she couldn't get a airborn illness from across the room. Use lysol and cover the cage, don't look at the chicken then the ducks. Proper hand washing sanatation should prevent spreding the illness
     
  5. cw

    cw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2009
    green co.
    thank you
    its an old farm house with a multiroom basement and a woodburning stove so they will be in differnt rooms with a stove between them
     

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