Sick Chick for a newbie
One of our chicks, the smallest of the group, was also not eating as much these last two days and this morning was on her back chirping, unable to get up. I put the chick's beak into some water without putting it into the chick's nostrils and she drank. I also wetted some corn meal with water and she ate a bit more. Electrolytes can be given too. But, it's been my experience when they get to this point, the chicks sadly die. The other chicks I have are fine and have grown even in a couple of days where our sick chick really hasn't. I'll keep nursing it today and keep it warm but the writing may be on the wall.