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My first post on this site but I haven't been able to figure out why all my keets are dying.  I hatched 10 keets last week that appeared to be very healthy.  They were vigorous their first 3 days and then each and every one of them declined on day 4 and then eventually died on day 5.


I have them in a very large clear tote with a towel as the flooring.  I have them in a spare bedroom that has it's own thermostat and I'm keeping it at 85 degrees.  Originally I gave them tap water but figured that was the problem so I switched them to well water after about 5 died.  The last 3 to hatch have only had the well water.  The feed is a Meat Bird crumble feed that is 21% protein.


Any ideas on what I'm doing wrong?  I observed the last 3 drink from the waterer so they are getting water.