what's wrong with henny penny

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by lawslinda11, Dec 31, 2012.

  1. lawslinda11

    lawslinda11 New Egg

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    Please help my hen is tipping her head back to breath and her eyes are closed.she is eating and drinking water.it's almost like something is stuck in her throat.
     
  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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    Look up Gape Worms. These worms lodge themselves in the throat causing swelling, irritation, and death from not being able to breath.
     

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