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Baby Chicks

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chickababie01, May 4, 2018.

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  1. Chickababie01

    Chickababie01 Chirping

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    image.jpg image.jpg Is this normal for chicks to sleep like that ?? With their legs out?
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Free Ranging 9 Years

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    Yes, very normal. Practically everybody thinks their chicks are laying dead on the brooder floor at some point the first time they rise a brood. The chicks stretch out and you'd swear they are dead, but they will hop up if you disturb them.

    Don't feel bad, most of us have fallen for that once.
     
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