Can You Believe This Chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by dddCT, Mar 30, 2009.

  1. dddCT

    dddCT Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This hatch of chicken has scared me one too many times. 3 of the 12 chicks seem to like to lay on their backs and sleep. I am forever going in and thinking they've died. I've never seen anything like it.
     
  2. CANDLE98

    CANDLE98 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is too funny! I guess how ever they are confortable!
     
  3. TheDuckCrew

    TheDuckCrew Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 21, 2009
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    my grandparent's cat sleeps the same way! i guess they are just comfy that way. i would've died from a heart attack by now if i was you!
     
  4. rhondapiper

    rhondapiper Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh my, she looks dead as a doornail.

    I'm convinced that's what mine will do since I'm already worried and they aren't even here. I'll probably ruin any sleep they try to get.

    When I was a baby, just adopted, my Mom woke me up so much to make sure I was alive that she broke me of sleeping through the night in a week! I think I'll do the same thing to chickens.
     
  5. Bwaaak!

    Bwaaak! Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh my gosh! that... is totally hilarious!!
     
  6. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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  7. ~*B*~

    ~*B*~ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh my thats too funny!
    i would freak out everytime too....lol.
     
  8. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    My cats sleeps like that! How cute!
     
  9. KattyKillFish

    KattyKillFish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2009
    Dillingham, Alaska
    aww that is just so drop-dead cute! [​IMG]
     
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  10. montana girl

    montana girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a little White Crested Polish who is continually falling over on her back when she tries to preen her feathers. She will lay there and peep loudly until I come put her upright. I have even heard her in the middle of the night and had to come to her rescue! She is a week old now and she hasn't done it for a couple of days thank heavens! I hope shes outgrown it!

    I have never seen a chick sleep on its back, that is just too funny.
     

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