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Sick hens

Tonight, I was closing my hens in for the night and I noticed that one of the young pullets had a weeping nose and a bubbly eye. She didnt go up on the perch either. I'm wondering if its mycoplasma gallisepticum??
If so does anyone know how to treat it? Should I take her away from the rest of the flock?

Sunday, August 23rd, 2020

This has been tearing through my flock too. Iím gutted and have lost a few pullets now. The older adult ones dont seem as badly affected. I have been giving them Tylan since Tuesday evening, but only noticing small improvements. What you are describing definitely sounds like mycoplasma. How is egg production?

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

BatrŠil get it from your vet it's the best thing for what you need

Chuck k
Monday, September 7th, 2020

Where do you get your Baytril chuck k?

swan 555
Monday, September 7th, 2020

Just something to be mindful of boys and girls before you start shooting up the hens theres a life time ban on eating eggs from hens that have treated with bayril.

Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

Your grand paddy, I stopped eating peapowl eggs a while back lol

swan 555
Wednesday, September 9th, 2020

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