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sick rooster

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Honey_Silvas, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. Honey_Silvas

    Honey_Silvas In the Brooder

    Aug 10, 2011
    Kyle, TX
    My naked neck rooster is sick this morning. He is lethargic and not eating. I did see him drink water. He had a poo that looked all white and a little runny. His crop is kind of squishy. It doesn't sound like he is having trouble breathing. When I picked him up (he never lets me pick him up without a lot of protesting, but he didn't make a sound), liquid ran out his mouth, but he had just been drinking water so it might just have been that. I have separated him and tried offering him some scrambled eggs, but he just sits there and isn't interested in anything. Can anybody tell me what it could be or what else to look for. He is such a sweet rooster to my hens, I don't want to lose him.

  2. Hansen4211

    Hansen4211 Chirping

    Im hoping you get some help soon, I just posted something similar for one of my roos.
  3. Roosterlover5

    Roosterlover5 Chirping

    Feb 8, 2012
    Sorry about your rooster.
    Maybe you should try taking him to a vet.
  4. azygous

    azygous Free Ranging

    Dec 11, 2009
    Colorado Rockies
    I hope the OP will come back and give us an update on the condition of this rooster.

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