standing on one leg, can she survive?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Charlene, May 16, 2009.

  1. Charlene

    Charlene Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I found my 3 1/2 month old pullet standing on one leg this morning. After closer inspection I found no wounds, and can't find anything obvious at all. It doesn't look broken, there's no blood. She flexed her foot a few times too. But she doesn't put it down at all. Any ideas what I should do and/or check for? Will she be able to live like this?
     
  2. Becky_H

    Becky_H Chillin' With My Peeps

    Just leave her alone. It'll probably heal on it's own. One of my RSL's broke her leg when she was just tiny and after a couple of weeks of liping and hobbling she's fine.
     

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