chick has a lump

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by nickandclare, Jun 19, 2010.

  1. nickandclare

    nickandclare New Egg

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    we have just noticed that our 4 week old chick has got a rather large lunp on the right side of its chest it is still lively and itself but i am rather worried and wouldered if you could help me and tell me what to do please [​IMG]
     
  2. sgtmom52

    sgtmom52 Birds & Bees

    You are doing everything just fine ~ the lump is it's crop and just a sign that it has plenty to eat! As it digests it's food the lump will go down.

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  3. nickandclare

    nickandclare New Egg

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    [​IMG] thankyou for the help i am very gratefull!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]
     
  4. sgtmom52

    sgtmom52 Birds & Bees

    Quote:Happy to be of assistance ~ that is a very common newbie question.

    I think you will find a lot of interesting conversation and a wealth of information on this site.
     

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