chicks wont stand up

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tony2300, Jun 15, 2011.

  1. tony2300

    tony2300 New Egg

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    hi i have two golden phesant chicks hatched this morning. they are still lying on there sides kicking there legs. and cheeping there trying to get up but they cant please help
    tony
     
  2. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Give it some time, that sounds normal. When they 1st pop out, you can't expect them to run around fresh out of the egg all wet and soggy.
     
  3. tony2300

    tony2300 New Egg

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    they hatched this morning. there all dry now. its been 10 hours tony
     
  4. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Chillin' With My Peeps

    There might be something wrong, but I wouldn't cull just yet.
     
  5. tony2300

    tony2300 New Egg

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    ill see wot there like tommrow. i dont think i cud cull them lol
    tony
     
  6. tony2300

    tony2300 New Egg

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    hey just an update the chicks were still not standing today but i read about. putting them in a cup to hold them up rite. for an hour i also got some vits in them and some egg food an hour later there both on there feet so good news
    tony
     
  7. remuda1

    remuda1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's great news, so glad it worked out [​IMG]

    Kristi
     
  8. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm happy they are doing well. [​IMG] It sounds like they needed a little fuel to get going.
     

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