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Day old chick bad leg

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We have just hatched off some chicks under a broody one of the chicks legs sticks out backwards when walking , but goes back when relaxed

Any ideas what this is I don't know if this is spraddle leg or not
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It might be a slipped tendon which is a common problem. Here is a good site to help--just scroll down to "how to fix a slipped tendon in hock joint:"


And here are some threads to read that may be helpful:


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