6 week old SLW rooster looks like week old pls help

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenbuttsowhat, Mar 18, 2012.

  1. chickenbuttsowhat

    chickenbuttsowhat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of my lil SLW roosters is not growing he's 6 weeks old but he looks like he's only a week old his brother and sister r fine and big with all their feathers but this lil guy still looks like new hatch my silkies i just hatched out r passing him in growing whats wrong with the lil guy pls help he eats and drinks but most time i do find him by his self or next to my turkey babies he's been like this for the past week PLS HELP
     
  2. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    You might want to treat him with some Corid or Sulmet to see if perhaps that may help. Sometimes chicks just fail to thrive due to internal issues from bith......
     
  3. chickenbuttsowhat

    chickenbuttsowhat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i gave them sulmet 2 weeks ago do u think i should give it again?
     
  4. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    How many days did you give it?
     
  5. chickenbuttsowhat

    chickenbuttsowhat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    2 days at full dose and then 4 days at half like the bottle says
     

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