help baby chick is just standing there.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by buzyb34, May 24, 2010.

  1. buzyb34

    buzyb34 Hatching

    May 24, 2010
    I have cornish giant chicks 1 week old. one of them is just standing there. sleeping on its feet. it wont eat or drink. crop is soft. i use medicated feed. what can I do to snap her out of this??
  2. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

    Mar 1, 2009
    Muskogee OK
    what i would do is get some chick starter, make a gruel out of it, drop drops on her beak, she will suck it in automatcally, then get some polyvisol baby vitamins without iron (liquid vitamins) drop a couple drops on the beak- need to make sure she is hydrated- hopefully you will get more answers soon

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