sick wyandotte

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by CRoser86, Aug 29, 2015.

  1. CRoser86

    CRoser86 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 29, 2015
    Keymar Maryland
    Need advice. My 4 month old baby Wyandotte is extremely skinny and feathers stays puffed put all the time. Her (im assuming a girl) face is real pale, but not sure if that because shes sick or just not old enough to lay an egg. Ehat could be wrong eith her, and what could i do to help her.
  2. IceAngel

    IceAngel Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 2, 2013
    Well first of all you should quarantine any sick chicks so that it doesn't infect your other birds. If it's not thriving then something is obviously wrong. The times my chicks have puffed out they have had Coccidosis......generally I avoid this by feeding medicated scratch when they are first born for a couple of weeks. I would imagine it has either recovered or died by now. Try the medicated feed in your hatchlings to avoid recurrence.

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