Watery eyes in banty hen

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by littlebanty, Oct 31, 2007.

  1. littlebanty

    littlebanty Songster

    I have a young OE hen that has two watery eyes and drives her nuts. None of my other chickens have it. Shes eating and drinking and does not act sick. I have not been able to find anything online about it. Does anyone know what it could be and what I can do for her to get rid of it?
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    Just some thoughts.....
    Can you look at her eyes and see if there is anything in them?
    Also, take a sniff in your coop. If you smell ammonia, then that is your culprit. If you replace the bedding, you should see a difference.
  3. littlebanty

    littlebanty Songster

    This post is old but I think I have found the culprit for my hen.
    Possible Infectious Coryza....I started treating her today with Terramycin. After searching online for eye problems and such I came across a site with really good examples for chicken diseases. I found that IC is the closest of all the symptome she has. I have started a new thread on this.

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