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Backyard Chicken Care

Backyard chicken keeping has grown very popular. Whether you have a small flock or a large one, Dr. Comings is here to help with all your chicken care needs!

We offer recommendations in husbandry, preventive care, and common illnesses.

The classic symptoms of a sick chicken include:

  • Lethargy
  • Comb - floppy or pale/purple
  • Closed eyes
  • Loss of appetite or refusal to eat or drink
  • Congested breathing sounds
  • Diarrhea
  • Reduced egg production or stopped laying
  • Odd posture (hunched or fluffed up)
  • Wings held low
  • Crop that won’t empty
  • Weight loss

Common problems we treat:

  • Mites
  • Bumble Foot
  • Upper Respiratory Infections
  • Wound Care
  • Deworming

If you have questions about how we can help you best care for your backyard chickens, call us at (215) 598-9000 to schedule a consultation.

Backyard Chicken Care at $practice