A Chicken Who Will Not Eat- Supplemental NLBC 2

Though not eating may not be an immediate emergency, it is important to take steps to encourage a chicken to eat while determining the underlying cause of the issue. You may find that a veterinarian cannot see your chicken resident right away, and even if they can, you may have to wait for diagnostic results or while administered treatments take effect. It can cause serious complications if no steps are taken to ensure a chicken is getting nutrients during this time.

The tips offered in Basic Large Breed Chicken Care Part 2 can also be applied to non-large breed chickens.