Chickens Hiccuping

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Kaitie09, Apr 21, 2011.

  1. Kaitie09

    Kaitie09 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not sure if they are actually hiccuping or not. when they get fed, they do this weird sort of of hiccup thing. It is just like a high pitched, loud cheep. Pretty much all of them do this and it is only at feeding time. Not sure if I should get worried about this, but just wanted to ask anyways.
     
  2. nnbreeder

    nnbreeder Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think that they just try to pig out too fast and a little dry feed gets caught. It is their way of clearing their throat.
     

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