help!! babys choking what to do!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Pollitollito, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. Pollitollito

    Pollitollito Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi one baby 6 days cochin, choking right now, please HELP what to do before its too late !
     
  2. ekemily

    ekemily Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It would probably be dead by now if it were truly choking. If not, just try and make sure his airway isn't blocked. Maybe you can scoop it out or add just a teeny weeny bit of water to soften up the stuck food. Don't put it in his windpipe though.
     
  3. Pollitollito

    Pollitollito Chillin' With My Peeps

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    still not dead, suffocated choked, so lets see abbout water i let you know
     
  4. BonnieJean

    BonnieJean Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi! I'm really new to this, too, but what did it eat? If it wasn't regular chick food, maybe it needs some grit to break something down?? You could try getting some sand or dirt from outside and see if it eats it. This may not be great advice, but it's all I can think of. Maybe some of the more veteran members will chime in soon with some better advice, but in the meantime, it's worth a try! At the very least, it's a bump to keep you on the front page [​IMG]
     
  5. heatherindeskies

    heatherindeskies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    good luck!!! hope the little one is OK!
     
  6. Pollitollito

    Pollitollito Chillin' With My Peeps

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    nothing, still alive helppp he eats chik starter
     
  7. HeatherLynn

    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is its bedding? Is it possible it swallowed that.

    Is it choking due to illness? sneezing coughing weezing, runny poo
     
  8. Pollitollito

    Pollitollito Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the bedding is just paper towel, chic starter and nothing else, omg i hate looking him suffering [​IMG]
     
  9. ekemily

    ekemily Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you have a syringe/eye dropper that can help suck it out? Is the chick actively trying to clear its throat by shaking its head... or?
     
  10. heatherindeskies

    heatherindeskies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is gently trying to push and slide it back up his throat into his mouth a good idea?
    even possible with such a small animal?
     

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