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From what I understand my low humidity in my incubator caused curled feet and possibly splayed legs. This Little Giant incubator wil never be used again. I did everything possible to boost the humidity on this hatch. Sponges, washcloths, plugged the bottom drainholes with styrofoam and the humidity never increased over 50%.
Any way, here are pictures of the three chick
http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/60979_october_19_hatch_taped_feet_005.jpg

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/60979_october_19_hatch_taped_feet_001.jpg

http://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/uploads/60979_october_19_hatch_taped_feet_003.jpg


Edited by pusskatkins - 10/21/10 at 8:15pm

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PROUD MOTHER of: Blue, black, blue wheaten/wheaten, and white Ameraucanas, Seramas, French Black Copper Marans, dogs, cats, & my beloved children. Lest I forget the misfits and the handicapped chickens that will always endear my heart. NPIP Certified

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post #2 of 8

AWW!! They look so cute!! I'm sorry about their legs!!! Hope they get better soon!! - kisses to feet -

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post #3 of 8

Oh Poor Babies. Hope your fixes work and they get better.
hugs

Hi I'm Kat   I'm now in Whitney, TX, I have Mom's 2 Sultans, and 2 Sultan/Japanese Bantam mix, and 4 new bantam chicks. I now have 4 female Cats, 1 Jack Russell, 1 Deer Chihuahua, 1 Border Collie mix, and 3 SugarGliders. 
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Hi I'm Kat   I'm now in Whitney, TX, I have Mom's 2 Sultans, and 2 Sultan/Japanese Bantam mix, and 4 new bantam chicks. I now have 4 female Cats, 1 Jack Russell, 1 Deer Chihuahua, 1 Border Collie mix, and 3 SugarGliders. 
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post #4 of 8

awe, he's a lil duck!!!! draw him some smiley faces on his lil special shoes!!!!!

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post #5 of 8

I think your chicks will turn out absolutely fine....your 'boots' and 'shackles' are very well placed.

post #6 of 8

how do you do the toes? my chick has curled toes...

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Member of the Chatterbox Chooks Club

 

Wanna know how to make a chicken diaper? Check out this article! /how-to-make-a-chicken-diaper-a-how-to-with-pictures

 

Rest In Peace: Crumpet (Click to show)
The actual definition of a "crumpet" - A unsweetened English pastry
 
My Definition of Crumpet: The sweetest thing that ever was. :( 
 
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post #7 of 8

I know these are older pics, but how did this chick turn out??

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DH, 3 boys under 8;  Spring 2014:  Wheaten Marans, OE and bantam cochin calico/mottled project.  Wish List: enough space for 10 more breeds

Water heaters: http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/dhens-water-homemade-water-heater

Swaps:  http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/dalooras-swap-page

 

Like kids books??  check out my web site for Usborne Books: www.x3403.myubam.com

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post #8 of 8
I put a rubber drawer liner down after several attempts that did no good with the vet wrap. Several hours later it worked
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