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Dr. Pat, Bird Veterinarian
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Experience:  25+ years working primarily or exclusively with birds
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pet chicken, underweight and weak?

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Hello. I bought 6 chickens at P O L 4 weeks ago. One of them, a speckeldy, is very light and I can feel all her bones. She struggles to get out of the pophole. Any suggestions please? They are fed on layers pellets, with some wheat and a few kitchen scraps. Thank you.   June More info for you. The other 5 hens appear healthy although only one of them has started laying. The seller suggested apple cider vinegar in their water and I have also put poultry spice with their pellets. The poorly hen just seems to be fading away.  Her name is Gwen.



Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Bird