baby disappeared??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by erinszoo, Sep 29, 2011.

  1. erinszoo

    erinszoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 28, 2011
    North Central Oklahoma
    We got new chicks last Thursday ... 15 meat birds, 5 red sex link, 5 white leghorns, and an EE. We lost one meat bird in the first 24 hours but the rest were doing fine. Yesterday morning we went out and the rest were still there but when I came home from work at 3:00 one of the reds was gone. We looked everywhere for that bird and it was just gone completely. What could have happened? We haven't had any predators even in their yard, let alone their house and the brooder end only has one window with screening over it and three solid walls. None of the other babies have been bothered at all. [​IMG]
  2. echok4le

    echok4le New Egg

    Sep 30, 2011

    what's the best thing to do on breeding?

    *spam removed*
  3. CCourson05

    CCourson05 Popping like kettle corn...

    Jan 5, 2011
    Hickory Flat, MS
    Quote:Is this spam of some sort? I'm not stupid enough to click it, but curious enough to ask...

    ETA: As for your question, I have no idea where it could have gone.... Snake, maybe?
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2011
  4. SilkieBantams

    SilkieBantams Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2011
    Houston, TX
    I think it could be a snake that is probably getting them?
  5. SteveBaz

    SteveBaz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 6, 2011
    Pacific North West

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