What do I do?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jsjones1117, Oct 13, 2010.

  1. jsjones1117

    jsjones1117 New Egg

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    I went home today and one of my hens has her eye closed. It is fairly swollen. I put some antiseptic eye gel on it. She seemed to open it up a little. Don't have a clue what happened. Any suggestions or help.
     
  2. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you don't see any other injuries, i would suspect that maybe someone pecked her in the eye or something. I would just keep an eye on it and watch for infection. Otherwise, it will probably heal up just fine.
     

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