Woke up to a dead chicken this morning who seemed fine last night

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by faithp8, Nov 18, 2014.

  1. faithp8

    faithp8 New Egg

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    Hello! We have 16 chickens an they all seemed fine last night. This morning when we opened the coop, there was a dead chicken with her legs up in the air. Any thoughts on potential causes of death? It is cold here, but the coop is heated with a heat lamp.
     
  2. faithp8

    faithp8 New Egg

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    Also, since we don't know what happened, is it safe to continue eating the eggs from the chickens?
     
  3. briecheeze87

    briecheeze87 Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm sorry for your loss, following b/c i had almost the same thing happen Sunday.
     
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