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Yeah, a vent is a must or the water won't flow out of the nipples.
Give them time, some get it right away, others not so much.
During 'training' I...
@WVduckchick can you advise?
(can't remember if you're the splinting expert)
@Helgy1960 how long since this gosling hatched?
Well, you've got some time to think.....and at least you'll see your sis, whether she brings hatching eggs or not.
It's possible, if both birds are the exact same breed...
...but even same breed - same source can have differences.
Time will tell....but start...
Same here.....so you might want to decline the hatching eggs.
My thoughts exactly...but...
There are 2 roosts and 2 nest banks, why I asked how long is roost and how many birds.
In with both feet!!
but....Don't let anyone pressure you into getting live animals before you are ready.
At 6-7wks old with that much red.....I'd say cockerel.
I am totally sold on the ice blocks, a lot of heat transfer happens in their feet...
...and a weekly dose of Sav-A Chick electrolytes/vitamins...
:lol: Just what you need on your plate, another project... this time with a learning curve.
Never incubated before?
She is a gem!
I know you're frustrated with me, sorry.
It's confusing when one place says meat withdrawal and other just says no withdrawal.
I guess I expect...
The vent will 'pulse' with every breath....and may 'clench' if bird is being handled/prodded.
If she's walking fine, I'd not worry about egg...
Welcome to BYC! @LearningInPayson
Where in this world are you located? (Payson AZ?)
Climate, and time of year, is almost always a factor.
How would you know if there is cappillaria present and what would happen if it is...it just won't kill it?
Read the link again...guess I'm not...
Thanks for the extra pics.... Yeah, sorry, does not look good.
Save that stuff for your vet to look at...will be curious as to what she has to...
Does pup ever get face full of dusting stuff?
That is the most precious thing!!!
I want to cuddle that dog.
How did the chicks get to her?
Not sure why I assumed he had a secure shelter<scratcheshead>