Chicks and Corid?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by TamiHunter, Feb 24, 2015.

  1. TamiHunter

    TamiHunter Songster

    Oct 19, 2009
    Saint Helens, Oregon
    I have 3 baby chicks that I hatched 3 days ago. It looks like their poo is kinda reddish brown. Not sure if this is normal. Is it safe to give them corid just in case? They seem to be doing fine. They haven't been anywhere but in the brooder so not sure how they would have contracted anything.

    Thanks so much

  2. HEChicken

    HEChicken Crowing 8 Years

    Aug 12, 2009
    BuCo, KS
    My Coop
    I would never medicate an animals that appears healthy. If they are eating, drinking, moving around and don't appear to be sick, I would hold off on giving them any medication.

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