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My two week old chick has severe splay leg. One is almost turned completely backward. How can I fix this or can I?
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Welcome to BYC. Splay leg is usually evident at hatch. A leg bone deformity such as twisted leg, tibial dyschondronplasia, or tibial dyschondroplasia can be common in layer and broiler  chickens, and make get worse as a chick grows.  poultry vitamins and trace minerals could be helpful. 

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Check out the Chicken Chick....Great write up on the topic.....

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