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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Bird Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience
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My name is ***** ***** and I have a chicken that all of a

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Customer: My name is ***** ***** and I have a chicken that all of a suddenly came up lame her foot is curled under cant walk on it she sits and has her mouth open she still eating and drinking a little I tried a sling and she got out of it iam at a loss
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: She was out and they were scratching the next time I say her she was lame both legs seem fine and warm
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Bird Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

How old is your chicken, please? Have you carefully examined that leg from hip to toes?

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