1. Come check out hundreds of awesome coop pages (and a few that need suggestions) in our 2018 Coop Rating Project!

Concerned about my Pekin hatchling... Please help!!!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by mamashamrock, Mar 31, 2016.

  1. mamashamrock

    mamashamrock In the Brooder

    Mar 22, 2016
    Virginia Beach
    Hey guys I have 6 hatchlings... first one born at 6pm last night... The last at 6 am... All seem to be doing well but one... He cannot hold his head up... He is trying so hard for hours... He is still chirping and moving like crazy but no matter how hard he tries he can't lift his head... When he tries to stand he just ends up on his back... He is moving and twisting so much I am afraid he will snap his neck... I don't know what to do... Someone please help... I had 9 that made it to hatch and only 6 survived... Any advice?

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by