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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by EricaVaughn, Mar 6, 2015.

  1. EricaVaughn

    EricaVaughn In the Brooder

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    I had one baby chick hatch with a big neck deformity its in the middle it curves a lot. Is it normal? will it be ok?
     
  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Crowing 7 Years

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    Can you post a picture?? It would help tremendously,
     
  3. EricaVaughn

    EricaVaughn In the Brooder

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    [​IMG] Hes not looking good
     
  4. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road 5 Years

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    Is the chick alert at all? You might try to revive it by touching a drop of sugar water to the side of it's beak to see if it will take it. You might also want to get some poultry nutri-drench, and again try to get it to drink a drop of ND full strength. Keep it warm, and hope for the best. If you can get this little one taking in some nutrition, it may self correct. But, realize, that some chicks just don't survive.
     
  5. EricaVaughn

    EricaVaughn In the Brooder

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    I don't think he will he keep pooping everywhere and I tried the sugar water
     
  6. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Crowing 7 Years

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    Agreed. If it will not take any nutrition it will die, sorry! Keeping fingers crossed,
     

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