3week old GLW not eating really

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Bethel_Alaska, May 17, 2019.

  1. Bethel_Alaska

    Bethel_Alaska Chirping

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    A325F09D-39E9-4EB3-A5FA-18F9DE2C9B1F.jpeg DDC35E73-7C25-479A-9965-980EF23F81F2.jpeg EB9C73F7-A4ED-4823-AC2B-2EFB2243B2DB.jpeg 9D46D687-3D36-47A4-9A76-8B12D04569C2.jpeg Hi y’all just wondering if maybe someone maybe able to help or offer advice I have a 3 week old GLW who I noticed yesterday wasn’t really eating I tried giving her scrambled egg she would eat I tried offering acv water to her and no luck I have notice she is super tiny compared to the rest of the 3week olds she is fluffed up most of the day in the corner by herself I finally saw her poop and it looks not normal I will post pics please let me know if there is anything else needed and I do appreciate all advice thank you so much also I have noticed that her comb really isn’t coming in ‍
     
  2. piyo piyo

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    Did you check the crop?
     
  3. Bethel_Alaska

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    Yes and it’s empty
     
  4. piyo piyo

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    Try sugar water. If she isn't even drinking, you might have to try tube feeding
     
  5. Gray Farms

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    What is the brooder temp?
     
  6. piyo piyo

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    Is there any sign of disease or mites?
     
  7. Bethel_Alaska

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    It’s 81.2
     
  8. Bethel_Alaska

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    No all the other chicks seem to be fine
     
  9. Bethel_Alaska

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    Ok I will try sugar water
     
  10. Bethel_Alaska

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    It looks like she is eating right now maybe she is just a little behind in growing or at the bottom of the pecking order
     

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