I have a few chick just barley 2 weeks old started breathing a little heavy . Seem fine otherwise eating drinking and running around . If I were to give an antibiotic do you think Terra vet 10 or Veterex is better . I had this problem a short while back and that chick passed but that chick also was very lethargic theses guys are not .
Thank you so much for responding . Its the strangest thing they are acting completely normal eating ,drinking and running around . I was using the 250 watt and I have changed to a 100 watt red bulb and I have been already giving them electrolyte and the probiotic that save a chick packet . They still are breathing a little heavier then I think they should but it does look like there is a little improvement .If they are still doing it on Monday I will take them to be checked we have a vet here in CO that is really close to my house .although he charges quite a bit .The only reason I havent so far is because they are not acting sick at all .
Good! I would just watch the heat. Make sure the brooder is big enough that they can get away from the heat if they want to.