4 day old chick sneezing

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by racheltaylor, Jun 15, 2009.

  1. racheltaylor

    racheltaylor Hatching

    Jun 15, 2009
    I just incubated and hatched my first chickens 4 days ago. 16 hatched and all seem to be doing really well (drinking, eating, sleeping, etc). I noticed today that 2-3 of the chicks are sneezing. Since I am COMPLETLY new to this it has me worried after reading about all the diseases and such. They are in a baby pool on a sheet. All are energetic and acting well. I am feeding them medicated chick starter. There is clear fluid that is expelled when they sneeze. Is this dangerous? What should be done? Thanks so much!
  2. WalkingWolf

    WalkingWolf Songster

    Jan 1, 2009
    North Carolina
    Maybe you should post in the disease thread. Other than that I don't know.
  3. Time-Out

    Time-Out Songster

    Jun 29, 2011
    The Peak District, UK
    Hoping the OP is still around... Did the chicks turn out to be fine?

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