weak chicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JACKIEANN, Mar 15, 2017.

  1. JACKIEANN

    JACKIEANN Just Hatched

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    I have a young barred rock cross pullet that is having balance problems - already lost one other with the same problem. Any idea on what could be causing this and how to treat it
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, JackieAnn, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined us but sorry about the problem you're having. I'd post detailed symptoms about living conditions (indoor/outdoor, age of birds, additional symptoms, etc.) in the link below: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/10/emergencies-diseases-injuries-and-cures
    Someone may be able to chime in with some helpful advice. Good luck to you!!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens, wish it was under better circumstances. Have the chicks sustained any falls / bumps or pecks to the head? Do they eat/drink and poo normally?
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - I hope that the ER peeps can help you out.

    Best wishes
    CT
     
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under JACKIEANN [​IMG] Welcome!

    Sorry to hear that; I hope you hen is OK. The folks on the ER Forum are your best bet.
     
  6. N F C

    N F C got coffee? Premium Member Project Manager

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    Sounds like the ER forum is the place to find some answers, give them as much detail as you can.

    Best of luck!
     
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello, and welcome to the forum! I am so glad you decided to join us today, and I hope you will make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow

    ~Cuz
     

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