Help baby chick has guts on outside?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by HeatherTheMommy, Dec 10, 2016.

  1. HeatherTheMommy

    HeatherTheMommy Songster

    May 14, 2015
    Felton DE
    Last night my last ayam cemani baby hatched. It looks like the umbilical cord was wrapped around its leg and it pulled some of its insides out. I clipped the cord to free the leg and put the baby back in the incubator. It is very fiesty and active. Will whatever came out absorb back in? What else should I do???? Im not sure if its insides or now that im seeing ive never encountered this before.[​IMG]
  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Crowing

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan
    It may be a small part of the yolk sac has not been absorbed into the abdomen. Make sure the other chicks do not peck at her, if nescessary separate her. It may absorb on it's own.

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