what happened to my chickens?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by old nurse 2, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. old nurse 2

    old nurse 2 New Egg

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    We have a fenced in yard, we were out for two hrs. returned, gate to chicken yard open. All chickens up in house since it was nigh t Next AM one chicken dead , other three very lethargic, wouldn't eat or come out of cage, then another chicken died, one we gave small amounts of lettuce to pick ate after 4 days finally moved their heads, but so weak. Cones were turning pale to white color. this was a week ago, still no noise from chickens and the y still don't want to be handled, They are eating & drinking now. Did someone or something scare them to death?
     
  2. ChirpyChicks1

    ChirpyChicks1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sounds like they got into something. What is in your yard as far as plants? Any treatments on the grass?
     

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