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Egg bound. Chicken. One day. She is not eating. Beyonce.
Still drinking water. Been giving her warm baths. She started acting funny yesterday. This morning she was covered in discharge and after bathing her I saw something was protruding from her vent. I can not tell what it is… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,029 satisfied customers
She looks egg bound. An Easter Egger hen. Since yesterday
The egg is close to the vent but stuck in the egg tube membrane. Not prolapsed.… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,029 satisfied customers
Our hen has had an impacted crop. We worked 3 days to clear
Our hen has had an impacted crop. We worked 3 days to clear it and gave her some garlic water. She has been fine for a couple of days. This morning she was waking like a penguin. Some feces on the fea… read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,029 satisfied customers
Well we are 2.5 year old girls so we haven't been laying at
Well we are 2.5 year old girls so we haven't been laying at all this winter. But today I got a "soft egg" and accompanied by the egg, in the brooding box was what I believe to be a Lash Egg? … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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48,853 satisfied customers
I've encountered what I believe to be a lash egg in one of
I've encountered what I believe to be a lash egg in one of my chickens. She is currently in very rough shape … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
2,029 satisfied customers
Mucus-y discharge from vent, diarrhea, drop in egg
mucus-y discharge from vent, diarrhea, drop in egg production. Yesterday she was standing in the field kind of disoriented. Today we found a soft shell, partially formed egg in the box and also what l… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
48,853 satisfied customers
I just lost a hen -- and am puzzled and curious -- She was 2
I just lost a hen -- and am puzzled and curious -- She was 2 1/2 years old -- Had laid soft shelled eggs twice in a week and I found her dead on the coop floor with a big bloody mess on the the droppi… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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My chicken (gold link, 16 months old) had a couple soft eggs
My chicken (gold link, 16 months old) had a couple soft eggs laid about two months ago. She seems ill and has not laid any eggs(as far as I can tell) except for another broken egg a couple weeks ago. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
21,449 satisfied customers
We have 3 chickens about 7 months old. One stopped laying
We have 3 chickens about 7 months old. One stopped laying eggs about 5 days ago. She just sits in the nesting box and is very lethargic, feathers are fluffed. She does walk around if we take her out o… read more
Fiona Steel
Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
rooster: months old..vets..bark and how and being in a cage
hello please help !!!!!!!! ive taken my beloved chook sophia to a vet previously just to layout a fortune and bring her back sicker ,, sophias 8 months old only laid eggs for a week when she got struc… read more
Fiona Steel
Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a sick chicken. Her comb is floppy, she is puffed
Hi, I have a sick chicken. Her comb is floppy, she is 'puffed up' and her legs are wide apart and she is 'waddling'. She is still eating and drinking. She had diarrhea which appears to have stopped, b… read more
Fiona Steel
Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
I have a white Maran chicken which I acquired not quite 2 years
I have a white Maran chicken which I acquired not quite 2 years ago. Until last Aug/Sept she was laying wonderful brown eggs. She then stopped laying - I thought due to the weather as my other 2 birds… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
hello,my Black rocks chicken is 1 year old and has a bulging
hello, my Black rocks chicken is 1 year old and has a bulging vent about 1 inch. she is eating and drinking as far as i can see but is walking up right almost like a duck. any suggestions as to what i… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
21,449 satisfied customers
I have a chicken that is egg bound. She has been this way sense
I have a chicken that is egg bound. She has been this way sense yesterday. Ive tried moist heat. What else can I do?… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have three parakeets. One male is in the cage with a female.
I have three parakeets. One male is in the cage with a female. In the past few months she must have come of age and they mated. I noticed a squeeking sound making nothing of it I ignored it. A week la… read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
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719 satisfied customers
My golden laced wyandotte appears to have something large,
My golden laced wyandotte appears to have something large, round and red handing outside of her vent. I have called all over and cannot find a vet for chickens. She is in obvious pain. I have a warm c… read more
Dr. Young
Dr. Young
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
165 satisfied customers
Hello and thank you for this forum...I am very worried...our
Hello and thank you for this forum...I am very worried...our Chicken who is 8 months old and just started laying became egg bound (just learned this term). I found her just now (we check on them daily… read more
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Fiona Steel
Veterinarian
Bachelor's Degree
224 satisfied customers
My Upper Sulfurcrested Cockatoo laid an egg about a two weeks
My Upper Sulfurcrested Cockatoo laid an egg about a two weeks ago. This is an unfertilized egg because she is in a cage with another female. Now she has a soft protrusion from her vent and seems to be… read more
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Doc Evan
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