Silkie Rooster lethargic and weak

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by pasocowgirl, May 15, 2009.

  1. pasocowgirl

    pasocowgirl New Egg

    Feb 26, 2008
    My silkie rooster Earl was fine earlier today, this AM. This evening he is lethargic and weak. You can handle him and that is rare. He does not want food. I have given him water but he just wants to lay down. He is freerange on 2 acres with the rest of my silkies. Everyone else is fine.

    Any ideas. very worried. thanks.

  2. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

    Aug 4, 2008
    Fuquay Varina, NC
    I don't think you have enough info for me to help. I would assume its something he ate. Maybe an issue with his crop... have you felt it?! Check his skin for welts or bites... maybe something got him while he was out?

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