chicks with open area by umbilical cord

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ChickensRock96, Nov 5, 2010.

  1. ChickensRock96

    ChickensRock96 Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 10, 2010
    Grand Rapids
    i have almost day old serama chicks with a open wound by their umbilical cord area. it looks like the area wasnt fully closed when they hatched. I sanitized and put antibiotic cream on the wound. i am wondering what else i should do.

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