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Chick Problem

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Chicken Cluck, May 12, 2008.

  1. Chicken Cluck

    Chicken Cluck Songster

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    The chicks feathers are a little hard kind of. they should be fluffy by now. should i wash it then hand dry it to make it fluffy?[​IMG]
     
  2. catfish

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    How old are they? The first feathers from fuzz are kinda course then soften up as they grow to adulthood.
    at least on my cuckoos
     
  3. Chicken Cluck

    Chicken Cluck Songster

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    A couple days old.
     
  4. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

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    Unless they are dirty and matted with something I think it sounds like normal growing up process.
     

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