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first chick!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kjk66ss, Jan 4, 2012.

  1. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the first chick is walking around and hitting his beak against the other eggs,and cause the eggs to roll around. is this ok for the other eggs? [​IMG]
     
  2. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Congrats! [​IMG] That's what new hatched chicks do, I don't think you need to worry. Enjoy!!!
     
  3. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep. It's OK.
     
  4. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok, chick #2 just hatched and has tons of energy but noticed a problem with his eyes. [​IMG]
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    pictures are really hard to see but the right eye bulges out like a frog eye. the left eye does not stick out at all and has a very small opening. any recomendations or advice? this is my first hatch.
     
  5. kjk66ss

    kjk66ss Chillin' With My Peeps

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    and the eye on the right side of his face seems to have no upper eye lid
     
  6. OC closet chicken fan

    OC closet chicken fan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    congrats!

    i hope 'Popeye' will thrive... made it this far so that's a battle won... good luck maybe in a few weeks give him some spinach [​IMG] [​IMG] j/k j/k... enjoy the rest of the hatchlings!
     

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