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What's wrong with chickens & guineas

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Wnunezcruz, Jan 24, 2012.

  1. Wnunezcruz

    Wnunezcruz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have recently bought some barred rock hens and put them in the coop with my guineas. They were with them a little over 1 week and yesterday one of my guineas was laying down shaking and passed away in the afternoon. It was 38 degrees out so it wasn't cold so I was thinking sickness. Any thoughts would be appreciated.
     
  2. bloom_ss

    bloom_ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Were the new birds quarantined? If so, for how long? Could be something the new birds brought in.
     
  3. Wnunezcruz

    Wnunezcruz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Unfortunately not long enough. The birds I bought looked totally healthy. Any suggestions on what kind of medication to give my birds. The guineas mainly look worse than my chickens.
     

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