Silkie feet

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Moonkssd, Jul 28, 2011.

  1. Moonkssd

    Moonkssd Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 16, 2011
    Marietta, Pa
    I have a 2 month old Silkie that I have tried and tried to correct its feet but havent been able to. She or he is walking around fine but walking on its ankles both feet are turned sideways
    Anyone have any suggestion?
  2. emys

    emys Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2008
    I don't think there is too much you can do except always keep the bird on lots of shavings and or other soft surfaces like sand. Keep an eye on the toenail growth as they will need to be trimmed by you. (and do not hatch any chicks from them)
  3. 1livelychick

    1livelychick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 22, 2010
    Have you tried Brewers yeast? Sometimes it's a vit. def. that can be corrected with brewers yeast added to their food.

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