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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by dadsgirl, Mar 31, 2009.

  1. dadsgirl

    dadsgirl Songster

    Jun 30, 2008
    jay, florida
    had a chick hatch yesterday , and he holds his head straight up in the air, does anyone know what this may be, and what to do??

    thanks, angie

  2. gpamela3499

    gpamela3499 Songster

    Feb 26, 2009
    Near San Fran Ca
    Just a guess but could it be"Wry Neck" ?

    If so might be a vitamin deficency? I am kinda new but I know someone might help.
    If you think so try POLY-sol human infant vitamin drops
    Three drop 2x a day

    Worked like a charm for us?
  3. MoodyChicken

    MoodyChicken Songster

    Feb 15, 2009
    Northern California
    Could be a vitamin deficiency. Or just a congenital defect. A friend of mine had a chick hatch a few years ago whose head slowly rotated around each day until it... just fell off.

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