Baby chick with a bent toe?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Gigi1147, Apr 30, 2016.

  1. Gigi1147

    Gigi1147 Out Of The Brooder

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    My first chick that hatched has a bent toe but it doesn't seem to be broken?
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  3. Serenity06

    Serenity06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Even if you can't fix it, don't fret. I tried to fix my chickens curled toes when she was a few days old, but nothing would stay on long enough to work. :/
    Today she still has all 3 toes curled on one foot, but it doesn't slow her down at all. The sooner you try to fix it, the better. If you wait until it's too old, it won't work.

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  4. Gigi1147

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    Thank you so much. It's totally ok now! :)))
     

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