chicks dying

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by trishamonks, Aug 15, 2010.

  1. trishamonks

    trishamonks Chirping

    Aug 8, 2010
    hi im new to chickens but even i think this is not normal i have {had } 20 chicks about 10 weeks old and cant understand why they trample each other i found 1 dead on saturday a young cockrel and just put it down to them huddling together as they are in a out door coop now but today i watched them squash each other and cant understand it its not cold here today but they just stood all over a hen even the other hens did i could understand if it was all the other cockrels {learning} as they go but if somebody else has any info on this i would be greatly interested to see if anyone can shed some light on this

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