Silkie hen walking weird

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Poultrybonkers, Dec 6, 2012.

  1. Poultrybonkers

    Poultrybonkers Overrun With Chickens

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    It's like her joint is out of place. She has 4 chicks that are 3 weeks old. Her leg is like splaying. Is it because of the chicks?
     
  2. buckabucka

    buckabucka Overrun With Chickens

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    I wouldn't think it was because of the chicks, unless she sat broody for a very long time and got weak. Did it start suddenly? Maybe someone with more experience with broodies will chime in.
     
  3. Poultrybonkers

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    Here's a vid
     
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    I would try vit E and selenium. Sent you a PM.
     

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