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my chicken has a problem with its left leg, i dont think it

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my chicken has a problem with its left leg, i dont think it is broken she will stand on it but the feet are curled up like a fist
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr. Gregg replied 4 years ago.

Dr. Gregg :

Hello and welcome to just answer. I'm Dr. Gregg and I will try to help you today. Pending hobbit has been on a balanced feed ration, the two most likely causes could be a slipped tendon in the affected leg or Mareks disease. Your vet can help with the slipped tendon, there is no treatment for mareks disease, unfortunately. I hope this helps. If you have further questions feel free to ask.