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Help! Baby chicks with worms?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sirbir, Apr 2, 2017.

  1. sirbir

    sirbir New Egg

    Apr 2, 2017
    First time chicken owner here and I just got my chicks a few days ago. They are only a few days old and when they first arrived their poo looked differently, more what I would expect of chicken poo. Now only after a day it look like they may have worms. I read around that it's rare for baby chicks and that they shed their lining but I am completely at a loss. Advice and knowledge would be very much appreciated! [​IMG]
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
  3. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

    Dec 12, 2013

    Best of luck finding some answers to what is going on with your chicks.

    Thanks for joining us!
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hello and welcome to BYC. I hope the ER experts can help you out.

    Best wishes
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under sirbir [​IMG] Welcome!

    I see you have gotten good news in that they do not have worms [​IMG]

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture

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