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I have a rooster and he broke his crest. This happened two
He is doing well, drinking, eating, crowing but his comb is broke like part of turned black/violet yes there are horses, hens and some cat … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,921 satisfied customers
Have a 8 month old rooster who has become sick just sleeps
Have a 8 month old rooster who has become sick just sleeps his poop is like egg yolks doesn't even want to open his eyes. Have been giving nourishment with syringe … read more
DavidH1117
DavidH1117
Director of Animal Health
DVM
209 satisfied customers
My rooster is off balance for about 3 to 4 days now he sits
My rooster is off balance for about 3 to 4 days now he sits around a lot I have him confined from the other chickens he doesn't seem to be able to walk … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
47,307 satisfied customers
He can't move and looks very tired. A rooster. Since
mum only feeds the chooks veggies and chicken pellets … read more
Dr. Frederickson
Dr. Frederickson
Veterinarian
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212 satisfied customers
My rooster has his eyes matted shut with white colored
my rooster has his eyes matted shut with white colored matter and from time to time he gasps for air … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,921 satisfied customers
I have a rooster that's very sick. He stopped interacting
I have a rooster that's very sick . He stopped interacting with the Hens and I noticed he was turning an orangish color rather than red so I figured he was anemic. No appetite and diahrea. I sprayed him for mite and put apple cider vinegar in his water for worms. The following day he was worse so I have him a supplement booster with iron. Now he's laying down with his eyes closed and it sounds like he's gurgling when he breathes out. I think he needs an antibiotic or he's not going to make it … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,921 satisfied customers
How are you? I'm here with another problem, with another
Hello how are you? I'm here with another problem, with another rooster.So we rescued a rooster from cockfighting (still popular in Panama...). When they gave it to us he had some scratches and wounds,… read more
DoctorMike
DoctorMike
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
9,479 satisfied customers
we have 6 hens different breeds also had 1 rooster 2 weeks
we have 6 hens different breeds also had 1 rooster 2 weeks ago he was sleeping all the time standing and sitting still red comb and not ill just sleeping we gave him antibiotic but his comb went purpl… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a 6 month old silkie rooster we found him in the
I have a 6 month old silkie rooster we found him in the corner of our coop last night he is not able to walk. His wings are fine and he is still very vocal. I lost a silkie hen the day before she was … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a Barred Rock rooster about 10 months old. He has a
I have a Barred Rock rooster about 10 months old. He has a large blackish spot on his comb about the size of a nickle on one side and about the size of a dime on the other side. It has white spots mix… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
47,307 satisfied customers
I have a Frizzle Rooster, that was laying around the yard yesterday
I have a Frizzle Rooster, that was laying around the yard yesterday away from the other chickens. Today he didn't come in when it started raining so I got him and used a hair dryer...I noticed that to… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
are there any reasons to cut wattles and/or combs on roosters
are there any reasons to cut wattles and/or combs on roosters other than for fighting preparation?… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
249 satisfied customers
Oh help, sick rooster, he is a few years old, banty rhodeisland
Oh help, sick rooster, he is a few years old, banty rhodeisland red mix. Comb is turning dark and poo looks bright green and white. Not eating or very active. He is in a large pen with another rhodeis… read more
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
I have 4 five month old Faverolle hens. One of them is not
I have 4 five month old Faverolle hens. One of them is not feeling well. Found her this morning, not her usual perky self and would not eat her grains. I have isolated her and gave her some scrambled … read more
Dr. Jaime
Dr. Jaime
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
231 satisfied customers
There is a rooster at the farm where i board who has been laying
There is a rooster at the farm where i board who has been laying on his side with his head down for about a week. He looks so weak one minute and then he's propped up eating the next. Any ideas on wha… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
My rooster was attacked by a fox but has survived. This happened
My rooster was attacked by a fox but has survived. This happened Tues. He is eating and drinking, but only from my hands. He can't peck or scratch. He can hold his head up, but 90% of the time, his he… read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Veterinarian Avian Health Consultant
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
rooster: feather loss in spots..dark red..comb..he acts normal
A neighbor dropped off a rooster that has no rear or back feathers and shows some feather loss in spots on his breast. His skin is a dark red everywhere. His comb and wattle look fine and he acts norm… read more
Andrea Roberts
Andrea Roberts
veterinary surgeon
Bachelor's Degree
1,292 satisfied customers
Hi, We have a sick Rooster. His symtoms are as follows. Siting
Hi, We have a sick Rooster. His symtoms are as follows. Siting around with fluffed up feathers, head hanging, looking depressed, limp combe,not eating, drinking lots and watery dropings. His symtoms s… read more
Dr. MD Stafford
Dr. MD Stafford
Veterinarian
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233 satisfied customers
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Dr. Bob

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35 years in general practice, including avian.

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