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tilted head and losing weight n balance

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by snoope66, Sep 3, 2011.

  1. snoope66

    snoope66 Hatching

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    hi,
    i have a chicken that is drpopping weight, head is tilted and losing their balance. does anyone know what this is ? how can i treat it? please help/
    thank you
     

  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Free Ranging Premium Member

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    How old and what breed is your chicken? Did it have a mareks vaccination? Look up Mareks Disease and Wry neck right here on BYC search.
     
  3. RedRoosterFarm

    RedRoosterFarm **LOVE MY SERAMAS**

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    Maybe vitimans needed? They can get off balance. Hope its not mareks?
     
  4. RedRoosterFarm

    RedRoosterFarm **LOVE MY SERAMAS**

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    Did you ever find what was wrong with you bird?
     

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