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Lost two chickens to illness

Posted by kniffin50 ct. (My Page) on
Tue, Mar 18, 08 at 17:39

Don't know quite whats wrong,Two started to become still with a hunched back. Brought them inside ,hand fed and watered them gave them and the rest of the flock-Terramycin.The first one to go was panting heavy in the end. The second one lasted a few days longer and when she passed she had a grayish fluid discharge from her mouth. A third one was sick but seems to be getting better. Any help would be greatly accepted.
Thank-You
Rusty


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RE: Lost two chickens to illness

Sorry, can't help you with your chick problem directly, but you might want to check out the forums at Backyard Chickens. There are a lot of very experienced chicken people over there who will be able to advise you.

Here is a link that might be useful: Backyard Chickens forums


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RE: Lost two chickens to illness

Thank-You, very helpful site. Third hen seems to be doing much better.
Rusty


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