What's wrong this chicken's neck?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by srolle1lsu, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. srolle1lsu

    srolle1lsu Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a barred rock that presented like this:
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    it did not have any respiratory symptoms that i could tell. it did appear to be in considerable pain and did not leave the coop, which is odd. the bird appeared and acted normal just last night. my initial though was trauma, so i culled the bird based on that assumption and that it appeared to be in pain. does anyone have an idea what else it could have been?

    thanks in advance
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Quote:I'm sorry for your loss, Have no idea what could have caused it unless she might have flown into the side of the coop.
     

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