Bleeding Butt

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by teachemt, May 25, 2011.

  1. teachemt

    teachemt New Egg

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    I just cleared the pasty butt of one of my day old chicks and it started to bleed is that normal? I'm a little freaked out I don't want to hurt the little guy!
     
  2. Anianna

    Anianna Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Is it just bleeding around the vent, like perhaps you pulled some fluff out while cleaning her?
     
  3. Sooner

    Sooner My kids Mom!

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    If it is only from a few feathers being pulled I would also add some baby oil so you won't get that build up again.
     
  4. Cryssie_Bou

    Cryssie_Bou Out Of The Brooder

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    i'm having the problem with other chicks pecking at one certain chick.. all around his butt is bare.. I've isolated him and am hoping that will help...any suggestions welcome

    Cryssie
     

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