Originally Posted by LPGriffin
Originally Posted by chicklover 1998
I forgot to say welcome to BYC, and sometimes these things happen don't beat yourself up about it my first batch of 7 chicks I lost one because I used the wrong bedding it died I learned my lesson and haven't had a chick die since.
What type of bedding was the "wrong" type ? I think mine is pine shavings from our local farm supply store.
pine are great but I actually used paper shavings which plugged up their crop not recommended for chicks under 8 weeks and cedar isn't recommended because it causes respiratory distress