Baby chick left on the curb.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by KylieMisfits, Jun 30, 2016.

  1. KylieMisfits

    KylieMisfits Just Hatched

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    Hi, my buck hatch a baby chick and on of the other chickens or her decided it was an intruder and grabbed it by the neck and tore his neck open bit nothing bad and we got that fixed but now he doesn't walk he sits on his bit with his legs put in front of him and wiggles them around but he acts like his but is to big. Some one please help me.[​IMG]
     
  2. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    electrolytes and vitamins
    sav-a-chick (sold at tsc)
    like poly-vi-sol (baby vitamins) without iron
    gatorade/ or you can make your own

    Homemade Electrolytes Recipe

    1 cup water
    2 teaspoons sugar
    1/8 teaspoon salt
    1/8 teaspoon baking soda
    Stir until the sugar and salt to dissolve and the mixture is combined.
     
  3. KylieMisfits

    KylieMisfits Just Hatched

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    Hey thanks! I was told that instead of electrolytes to hard boil an egg and give them the yolk.
     
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    you can do that as well, but electrolytes work wonders
    do both :)
    you want to make sure they are staying hydrated and warm enough
     
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    OH!! And WELCOME TO BYC [​IMG]
     
  6. KylieMisfits

    KylieMisfits Just Hatched

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    Thank you!
     

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