Wry Neck Treatment, when to cull?

Discussion in 'Quail' started by 0wen, Jun 13, 2017.

  1. 0wen

    0wen Songster

    Mar 25, 2016
    Southwest Virginia
    I have a 2 week old coturnix that has wry neck. I've been treating with vitamin e, selenium, and poly-vi-sol for about 4 days. It has showed no signs of improving. It has a significant bend in it's neck (head is virtually upside down). Anything else to be done, or is it time to cull?
  2. Donatella

    Donatella Hatching

    Jun 13, 2017
    My barred rock's head was twisted completely upside down, but after about a week of squirting Vitamin E capsule contents in her mouth and hand feeding her a yogurt/vitamin slurry, she's completely fine now and back on regular food and care. I'd give her more time.
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