Chicks got too hot.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by AAJ, Apr 4, 2012.

  1. AAJ

    AAJ Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 21, 2011
    I left the light on my chicks outside today and when I came back home I remembered that I left the light on, on accident. So I rushed outside and two were passed out barely breathing and the other eight were in a corner sweating. I burried the two that eventually died and I bought the other eight inside to get cool. I have learned my lesson, but the other eight are okay I think. Is there anything I need to do to the other eight that seem okay.I have given them food and cold water. Thanks.
  2. bj taylor

    bj taylor Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2011
    North Central Texas
    don't you just hate it when you make such mistakes? sounds like they'll be ok. i lost 10 of my birds yesterday because i left a gate open. it made me sick.
  3. klmclain1

    klmclain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 14, 2011
    Sounds like you've done the right sorry about the two. [​IMG]
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    I'd give them some sugar water to help perk them back up. So sorry.
  5. AAJ

    AAJ Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 21, 2011
    Thanks, sorry about your 10 chickens.

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