Buff Brahama bantams from MPC (Meyers)

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kittyacid, Jul 24, 2010.

  1. kittyacid

    kittyacid Songster

    May 30, 2009
    Clayton, NC
    I have had two separate orders from MPC, one year apart, and each order had a Buff Brahma bantam and of the three chicks, two had slipped tendons. One had one and the other had slipped in both legs. Only one chick was normal. Do you think this is a coincidence or maybe they have a genetic problem with their stock? Has any one else had this problem with this particular breed ordered from MPC?

  2. xyresicchick

    xyresicchick Songster

    Mar 5, 2010
    Providence, RI
    i am interested in mpc buff brahmas, if anyone has had this happen with theirs please post about it. thx.

    (bump! coz i wanna know more about this!)
  3. Muggsmagee

    Muggsmagee Menagerie Mama

    Dec 15, 2009
    Central NY
    Quote:Have you contacted the hatchery? I would let them know this happened. I doubt they would provide you w/ much information (or a refund) but at least this gives them a heads up that something is going on they may need to address. I hope you find an answer.

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