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Egg Yolk Peritonitis

Egg Yolk Peritonitis Egg Yolk Peritonitis, or EYP, is a sad reality for the majority of commercial laying hens.  What causes EYP?  Most often happens as the hen gets older as their bodies are wearing out.  The left ovary (right ovary is usually not functional in most...

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Spa Bath for Hens

Spa Bath for your Hen When your hen is feeling unwell, the first thing to do is give her a spa bath.  It relaxes their abdomen and muscles, helps reduce swelling and can even help gunk shift from inside and just like us, it feels wonderful to soak in a tub!  First,...

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