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How long before I should see improvement with treatment of Corid for coccidiosis?

I’ve given her 2 doses. She can not stand, ruffles her feathers a lot and is sleepy. I’m guessing this is what it is. I have her separated from the other 2 she was with. Other 2 are acting fine. First time I’ve had a sick chick. So any suggestions on any other treatment would be appreciated.Please leave a...

One of the chicks wings are split (both wings are)

Hi! Just got my second batch of chicks...this is my first time with white leghorns but didn’t know if this was normal or not. It’s not in pain or anything. It’s drinking and eating just fine.Please leave a comment below, and let me know what you think!

Do chickens ever get used to temporary free-range and mellow out/accept when put back in their own home?

The girls first time getting some free-range time! They seemed to have a blast! They were out about an hour, then I put them back in their own yard (25x15) with a covered run and coop. Now they are seeming distressed and looking for a way back out. ???? What can of worms have I opened? ????Fyi, we have 2 prey-driven...

I need advice about what I can possibly do for this chick.

She has what appears to be a dislocated leg, she hops around as best she can on one.Please leave a comment below, and let me know what you think!

How can I stop this?

Y'all I need help for my chicks. I've been cooped up with my newborn and didn't know what my chickens were up to for the past month (my husband has been taking care of them for me). Some of the chickens are eating the other's feathers! And it's getting to a critical point.Please leave a comment below, and let me...

Any help or knowledge of what the best way to help him is appreciated!!

I feel awful...our rooster has been limping for over a month now but to be honest his back toes have looked enlarged for longer but he wasn’t limping...we finally had time that both my husband and I could work to help him thinking he had bumble foot bc this was our first time with a physically hurt chicken...now we...

Other than being vulnerable to predators, is there any other reason to not use window screening on the top half of a run?

We are building a small coop and run out of materials we already have (we like a challenge!) and I don't have enough hardware cloth to cover the entire run but we have tons of window screen. The coop will be INSIDE my veggie garden which I consider large predator proof as it is fenced with woven wire and...

Suggestions on how to proceed

This is a black australorp. She's eating and drinking fine. My husband noticed she didn't roost last night. We're not aware of any specific incident that could have caused this. This is her lower right chest area. She has a softball sized soft area on her chest filled with fluid I'm assuming. Putting pressure on it makes the fluid...

Has anyone ever experienced this, and if you have is there anything I can do to help her?

This is my house chicken Tipsy. She started laying about 3-4 weeks ago. At first she was only laying soft shell eggs. So I upped her calcium intake, and she started laying perfect little hard shelled eggs. For the past two weeks she has been laying one regular egg, and then one soft shell in the same day. Today...

Do I need to take any other precautions before building the inside and fenced in outside area?

About 4 years ago I rescued and rehabbed two goats for about 6months before rehoming them. My goat barn I built has sat unused since then. I want to convert it into a chicken coup... I plan on cleaning with bleach and water before reflooring it.  Is the dirt safe for the chickens? Or do I need to do...

Can someone tell me what is going on with this egg?

I've been getting at least 1 egg every few days like this one, the shell is very brittle and usually breaks in the nest. All of the other eggs are great, no issues.Please leave a comment below, and let me know what you think!

what’s considererd “fully feathered”? Can they be outside full-time?

I have a couple of questions as a first time chick owner! I am debating starting to leave my chicks outside full time. They are suppose to be 7 wks old in couple of days, but my understanding was they should be fully feathered at 6 wks? I wouldn’t consider them fully feathered?? Or am I wrong? They go out...