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  1. J

    Help for polish chick

    Yes, i got several different ones in the last year, plus other breeds like orpingtons and barred rock. I already started treating with corid for bloody poop.
  2. J

    Help for polish chick

    I got a few chicks from a local hatchery where they were supposedly vaccinated for maricks and coccidia, yet I still find bloody poop. Lost a polish who had blood in poop. I cant give medicated feed because they were vaccinated and read corid will cancel out the coccodia shot so what can I do...
  3. J

    Help for polish chick

    I have a young polish chick that has started sneezing. Have had this happen in past with polish and I dont know what to do to keep them alive.
  4. J

    Sexing a 2 week old chick

    Ok I will wait til 6 weeks old.
  5. J

    Sexing a 2 week old chick

    Hen or roo?
  6. J

    Help for my silkie roosters!

    Update that my other silkie, Puff passed away after a week of doing everything I could for him. Dusted him for mites as saw a couple on him that was few days ago. He was standing and walking slow and turned his head when trying to eat or drink. I don't know his exact age as he was full grown...
  7. J

    2 chicks closed eyes

    They are out of stock and most other sites say I need a vet prescription. How do you get by that?
  8. J

    2 chicks closed eyes

    Where can I get tylosin?
  9. J

    2 chicks closed eyes

    I recently got a group of chicks and noticed my 2 polish chicks gaping for air and scratch at their eye which was closed. Thought at first gape worm, but thinking more an irritant or respiratory infection. They are a little better now and still eat and walk around, but once in a while one would...
  10. J

    Help for my silkie roosters!

    One didn't make it. The one I'm more affectionate towards seems to be eating again. Have him separate where I can observe him. I feed them dumour crumbles with occasional mealworms and outside grass. Have given him chopped up garlic in his feed and an electrolyte for poultry. Not ruling out...
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    Help for my silkie roosters!

    I have 2 silkie roosters lethargic and not eating, trouble standing up, both over 2 years old. I have checked for lice and see no discharge. Just need to know what I can possibly do to try to save them. I have included pics of them and ones poo.
  12. J

    New chicks dying. Help!

    I'll update profile shortly. I'm in NC. they are inside my house in a back room that is room temperature. Do you put thermometer on floor of brooder?
  13. J

    New chicks dying. Help!

    I got a chick corral from Tractor supply last year and added a bottom to it with litter. The light is low on pole for them. I got them at a auction house.
  14. J

    New chicks dying. Help!

    I got 6 cochin buff orpington chicks this past weekend at a week old. I've lost 3 and don't know if it's illness or what. I have them in a home made brooder with a heat bulb lamp on them and on medicated feed. Other 3 seem fine now, pecking in the brooder at their feed and drinking. I don't know...
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