bent toes

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by brn325, Feb 4, 2009.

  1. brn325

    brn325 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we have some month old chicks and a few of their toes are really bent they were fine a few days ago what would cause this?
     
  2. CBee

    CBee Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not entirely sure what causes it, although I believe that the bedding plays a big role. I've also heard that curled toes can be caused by some kind of vitamin deficiency. Someone with more experience will come along and tell you, though. Don't worry. [​IMG]

    Here is a good link for correcting curled toes:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=51112
     
    Last edited: Feb 4, 2009

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