chick with disformed eyes

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by raiderbabe239, Sep 11, 2009.

  1. raiderbabe239

    raiderbabe239 ♥ Hatchaholic ♥

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    [​IMG] my little EE chick just hatched and she has some weird eyes, her eyeballs are where they should be but the eye lids and skin cover over half her eye! what the heck?!? has anyone ever had this happen? and she cant really pick her neck up its limp oh gosh i dont want to have to cull her/him is there anything else i can do?
     
  2. obe10

    obe10 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have seen this before i think it is a deformity but as long as the chick seems fine i wouldn't worry to much
     
  3. thebritt

    thebritt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 5, 2009
    Humboldt County
    Have you checked the "symptoms" sticky? (helpful links)
     
    Last edited: Sep 11, 2009

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