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chicks too hot..already lost one

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by hillerfamily, May 12, 2009.

  1. hillerfamily

    hillerfamily Out Of The Brooder

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    Its 96 here. lost 1 of nine, second one on its way out. They are in an open cage with a fan on, plenty of water.....Have the sick one inside in the AC....what can i do? help!!!
     
  2. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    You could try putting a pop bottle filled with ice in there for them to lean or lay next to.
     
  3. mrs.67

    mrs.67 Out Of The Brooder

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    Maybe try some cold watermelon for them to nibble on in the afternoon.
    Also, you can try the watermisters that Walmart sells. I read that scratch raises their body heat ( Ian not sure if thats right) but don't chance it. I live in Texas so I understand the heat issue.
     

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