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Swollen Abdomen

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by PolloLover, Sep 1, 2016.

  1. PolloLover

    PolloLover New Egg

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    I have a chicken that has a swollen abdomen with no feathers. She always stays in the nesting box and sometimes moves to a different one to sit on the other chickens' eggs. At first I thought it was just a phase of being a mother hen, since I had another chicken that did that and is fine now. But then I saw the abdomen. It feels squishy like a water balloon. I'm very worried and I don't know what to do. Thank you for the help!
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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