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Frantic chicks, Help!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by pnkbrry24, Jun 29, 2011.

  1. pnkbrry24

    pnkbrry24 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have some week old chicks and whenever I go check on them they run around the cage frantically and try to fly and hit the walls of the cage.
    Is this normal? They weren't like this yesterday.
     
  2. spiritdance

    spiritdance Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yup, normal ... they're in their "chicken little" stage. As they mature they will calm down some. Just keep handling them and interacting with them in positive ways and eventually they will again see you as the bringer of all things good.
     

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