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My hen is 8 months old and has not been eating for 4 days
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Jeanne Smith, DVM
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She's a 4 year old hen and seemed to be egg bound but I
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chickens: big clear-fluid-filled sack on the stomach, very soft..pong
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My hen broke off the top/outer layer of her upper beak, and
My hen broke off the top/outer layer of her upper beak, and the newly exposed layer of her upper beak looks perfectly normal except the very tip (about 2mm) is broken off and easily bleeds. (Like the … read more
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We had three hens sitting on eggs together in one box. One
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My domestice goose has a think heavy type growth on her beak.
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