barred rock babies?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by stines4, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. stines4

    stines4 Out Of The Brooder

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    i have some new babies and we have noticed that some of them have like knots on there necks! anyone know what this is???? thanks![​IMG]
     
  2. nurse_turtle

    nurse_turtle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Where on the neck. Is it around the front just to the chick's right side? If so, that's probably going to be a full crop. Otherwise, need a photo.
     
  3. stines4

    stines4 Out Of The Brooder

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    its on the right side! what causes this?
     
  4. fiddlebanshee

    fiddlebanshee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    eating!

    it means they have eaten their fill and their crops are digesting the food.
     

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