Soft broken eggshell hanging out of vent!!?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GardenChickens, Apr 22, 2017.

  1. GardenChickens

    GardenChickens Out Of The Brooder

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    I went to let the chickens out this morning and Felicia was acting very strange and lethargic. I checked her vent and there was egg yolk oozing out and a string of soft egg shell. I gently pulled some of it out but I fear there's still some left inside. I read that I should bathe her and then flush with water and vinegar? Is that the right way to go about it? Unfortunately the vet isn't open until Monday so I want to help her asap. Can anyone help please!?
     
  2. eggbert420

    eggbert420 Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    It won't hurt to try.
     

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