Chick With gash in side of face just after hatching!!!! HELP

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by WhiteCochinLover, Apr 16, 2012.

  1. WhiteCochinLover

    WhiteCochinLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a buff brahma bantam that is broody and has 2 chicks and one has a big wound on the side of its face!!! who did it the mother or another chicken in the flock are brahmas good mothers?! or should I give the chicks to my broody cochin?! please I need help ASAP!!!! PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  2. WI FarmChick

    WI FarmChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. mother o' chicks72

    mother o' chicks72 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the chickens are trampling the chicks you should set up a brooder in your house with a heat lamp, get them away from the full grown chickens. You may want to post pics to give us an idea of how big the gash is
     
  4. WhiteCochinLover

    WhiteCochinLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! :)


     
  5. WhiteCochinLover

    WhiteCochinLover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its actually doing really well and healing!!!:) thank you
     

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