UPDATE on Girlfriend! pullet attacked by dog on 10-24

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by carousel, Nov 17, 2008.

  1. carousel

    carousel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Girlfriend was attacked the morning of Oct 24th.
    this thread
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=99456

    She is doing good! the wound under her wing is healing and closing up!
    it has been about 3 1/2 weeks. The wound on her tail and back of neck has healed, normal skin and new feathers growing.
    she is eating a lot now and acting very normal! LOL
    She is still living in the house until the wound under her wing is normal skin.
    here she is tonight

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    Anyway! she is gonna make it, every day is better.
    thanks for all the help when this first happened.
     
  2. chilling in muscadine

    chilling in muscadine { I love being disfunctual }

    Jun 8, 2008
    muscadine, al.
    These birds are tougher than I ever gave them credit for. My Sadie was attacked 21 days ago and at the time I had no idea I would be sitting here typeing about her recovery. Keep up the good work there and love for our babies goes a long way plus all the prayes from these great BYC folks helps. PEACE
     
  3. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

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    glad to hear girlfriend is doing so well....

    on a side note...I thought i would have been the only one here with a chicken named girlfriend...my daughter named a black sex link girlfriend
     

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