help cough & sneezing baby chicks

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickenman0806, Mar 9, 2014.

  1. chickenman0806

    chickenman0806 Out Of The Brooder

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    could it be gape worms ??
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    It may be from dusty feed or conditions in the coop. Gapeworm is very rare, and would affect older birds in a tropical climate. How old are the chicks, and what are you using for bedding? I wouldn't recommend straw or hay or saw dust for babies because of dust or mold.
     
  3. chickenman0806

    chickenman0806 Out Of The Brooder

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    one week to 10 days using buliders sand
     

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