Swollen Squishy Abdomen?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickens112, Apr 16, 2009.

  1. chickens112

    chickens112 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hen that has a swollen squishy butt. She is acting normal, eating and I think laying. What could cause this? Thanks
     
    Last edited: Apr 16, 2009
  2. Catalina

    Catalina Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2007
    Minnesota
    Could she be egg bound? Or laying internally?

    Do a search for those to things.
    I think a warm soaking bath is one treatment for egg bound hens.

    [​IMG] Hope she feels better soon!
     
  3. TimeMist

    TimeMist Out Of The Brooder

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    My internal layers tummy does that when she has layed internally.
     

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