What do I do???!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Alugo, Aug 28, 2011.

  1. Alugo

    Alugo In the Brooder

    Jul 6, 2011
    Okay so this morning when I went to let the chickens roam and one of my twelve week old hens is walking funny, she is low to the ground and sitting and when she walks it's like she is tossing her legs out to the sides.... Is this mareks?.. This is my first batch of chickens, I lifted her up and checked her out but didn't see anything out of the ordinary. Any advice is appreciated!
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Crowing

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    It is hard to say anything conclusive. She also could have strained one of her legs. You might want to sequester her so you can watch her more carefully.

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