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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by hennypenny95, Mar 17, 2017.

  1. hennypenny95

    hennypenny95 Hatching

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    My grandpa recently told me that one of our chickens seems to be hiding her head, and is not coming out. He's also told me that she has "white stuff around her butt" but has layed an egg and doesn't appear to be dying. Help?
     

  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Need more info, can't really help without it....pics would help.
    'Grandpa says'...hmm...have you looked at the bird?
     
  3. hennypenny95

    hennypenny95 Hatching

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    Update: She unfortunately passed away this morning...and i couldn't really get a good pic :(
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    So sorry to hear she has passed.
    If you are able and willing, examining the bird may offer you some more insight into what happened and whether you need to be concerned about potential risk to the rest of your birds.
     
  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Ditto Dat^^^
     

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