Chicks sort of sneezing

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tommosx56, May 8, 2016.

  1. tommosx56

    tommosx56 Out Of The Brooder

    hi all

    my 5 week old chicks have been sneezing but not like they are sick. They seem to be acting normally e.g. eating, drinking etc. but 2 of them are sneezing. not like hard atchoo sneeze, but more like a puff of air sneeze. can someone help.

    thx
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  2. kaylabeans28

    kaylabeans28 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of mine does that too but I'm not sure why!
     
  3. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Might just be clearing out their nostrils. Chicks do stir up quite a bit of dust scratching around...and produce it themselves when feathering out!
     
  4. kaylabeans28

    kaylabeans28 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is something I did not know! Thanks for the info!!
     

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