Various Necropsies - Contains Very Graphic Pictures!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by casportpony, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. 18angovem

    18angovem Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The vet had to make an incision into the stomach due to a flipped stomach and some bacteria must have got in the cut and caused and abcess. All I know is that a few weeks earlier that cow had a flipped stomach and had to have an incision in his stomach and then a few weeks later she died and her body cavity had a us all in it. All the vet said was that it was an internal abcess. That vet wasnt very popular or experienced and she ended up moving... I actually dont have a vet now.... my recent vet just became a NY state vet and now I am vetless.
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    his is a hen that was walking like a penguin, breathing hard and she died while I was trying to drain the fluid.
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  3. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    Her symptoms started in May and she lived for 3-4 months.
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  4. 18angovem

    18angovem Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What caused that???
     
  5. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    This was a 500 gram mass that I found in a hen's uterus
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  6. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    Here is a duck that a hawk attacked:
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  7. w2teals

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    I had a Bobcat attack on my ducks one day... it was awful. looked like the hawk attack one but wider and cleaner cuts and ripped tracheas on three of the five. when I found them four were dead and one was alive but his intestines were hanging out dragging behind him through a 5 inch gash... I quickly put him down. He was my pride and joy too. :( my electric hotwire had stopped working and had no clue I about cried...
     
  8. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    So sorry for your losses! [​IMG]

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  9. w2teals

    w2teals Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks, it was two years ago now.. my first real loss on the farm lol. Ive learned much since then including having a backup system for protection at all times.
     
  10. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    Those are amazing pictures!
     
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