2-day old bum issues....

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by RobandSue2, Mar 4, 2016.

  1. RobandSue2

    RobandSue2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So started to noticed on a few birds hard crusty formations on bum. Used warm water to soften and remove-have read things on "pasty-butt". Common theme says diet-- have added sugar to water and medicated chick fred...any other advice? Thanks!
     
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    cavemanrich Overrun With Chickens

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  3. RobandSue2

    RobandSue2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank-U....apple cider and warm bath....
     
  4. RoosterMama3115

    RoosterMama3115 New Egg

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    Also, keep an eye on your temperature, too high can cause pasty butt as well. Good luck!
     
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  5. RobandSue2

    RobandSue2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Apple Cider and yogurt has seemed to help--may have had it a bit warm too...
    Thank-You!!
     

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