**** 9day old chick holding wing ** HELP PLEASE

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Quailbuddy, Aug 27, 2010.

  1. Quailbuddy

    Quailbuddy Songster

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    **** 9 day old chick holding wing ** HELP PLEASE
    Help please, I let my two 9 day old chicks hang out in my garden bed and one was almost rolling around in the dirt like she was taking a dust bath but then after a while she didnt stand up and she was holding her wins wierdly... i have her inside and it looks like she has ALOT of dirt under her wings i try to gently hold up her wing and brush out the dirt but she refuses to stay still [​IMG] what do i do? there is alot of dirt on her, do i let her be or try to get the dirt off? please help me [​IMG]
     
  2. Quailbuddy

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    She is preening herself . . . is that okay ?
     
  3. True Grit

    True Grit Songster

    I think she will be fine. Maybe it was her first time dustbathing so she hasn't quite figured out the shaking the dust off part.[​IMG]
     

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