Guinea chick having trouble breathing

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by adie123456, Sep 22, 2016.

  1. adie123456

    adie123456 New Egg

    Sep 22, 2016
    The chick is 2 days old and opens its mouth to breath while making a gulping motion. The area where the neck and body meets also seems to be soft and feels as if it is full of water. Is there anything I can do?
  2. DuckGirl77

    DuckGirl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2016
    Are you talking about the crop? I'm not an expert, but you might want to check out some articles on impacted or sour crop. I'm not sure about the whole gulping thing, so hopefully someone more knowledgeable chimes in.

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