1. growgreen4women.org

    growgreen4women.org New Egg

    Jun 12, 2010
    my chick is approx 3 mos....its top beak doesn't meet its lower beak...it looks like crossed fingers.....I tried to attach a pix, but it says I don't have permission to add an attachment here....has anyone had a chick like this? It's the runt...hard time scooping feed into its mouth...welcome any advice on best ways to nourish it
  2. bnjrob

    bnjrob Overrun With Chickens

    Dec 31, 2008
    North TX
    Depending on how bad it is, may be able to get the beak trimmed to make it easier to be able to get some food in it. Probably need to force feed it for now if you don't want to cull it. Making mush out of the food so that it is easier to give.

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