slowly losing my bantams

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by slackwater, Mar 2, 2013.

  1. slackwater

    slackwater Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have (had) a small flock of bantam cochins. They have been slowly dying - basically, they get a head tic, lose muscle control, and eventually die. No upper respiratory issues, no GI issues...just a worsening head tic and weakness. No rigidity like in Mareks, not affecting any other chickens in the other pens.

    Is this a vitamin issue? They are on a breeder crumble. I am down to one hen, and the kids adore her - and her roo misses her. Thoughts???
     
  2. Overoberyl

    Overoberyl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could still be Marek's. I would have a necropsy done, only way to know for sure. Sorry you are going through this [​IMG]
     
  3. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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