Chicklet Died !!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by merrymutts, Aug 19, 2016.

  1. merrymutts

    merrymutts Out Of The Brooder

    Sadly...after 5 days, our little Chicklet died. Not sure why...I suspect from dehydration and I will check my thermometer...or maybe from just being a singleton chick.

    I was so sad.....hopefully when we set the next batch of eggs, we will do better.....
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

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    Be careful not to have the brooder too hot.
    Too cool is better than too hot.
    Ideally there should be a warm spot and lots of cool space, just the way a mother hen raises them.
     
  3. RubyNala97

    RubyNala97 Overrun With Chickens

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    So sorry. Did you have a thermometer in the brooder?
     

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