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silkie pecked and maybe won't make it

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Break an Egg, Apr 30, 2008.

  1. Break an Egg

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    I just noticed today that my 2 1/2 week old buff silkie is acting funny and can't straighten it's head out. It's about half the time the other half the time it's okay and then it looks like it's involuntary.

    What can I do? Should I put it down, I heard it's pretty common.\\

    Okay, I picked it up and looked at it and it looks like it was pecked a couple of times maybe by the bigger birds.
    I have it under a light in my bedroom right behind where I am sitting. I gave it some boiled egg. I guess that's all I can do.
     
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  3. Break an Egg

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    Thank you, for the great link.
     
  4. dlhunicorn

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    anytime... many have followed this treatment with excellent results though it is not something which usually resolves itself in a few days.
     

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