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HElp!! Disaster!! Babies dying averyday

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by the1honeycomb, Mar 10, 2011.

  1. the1honeycomb

    the1honeycomb Songster

    Apr 23, 2010
    Yadkinville NC-3yrs
    I have lost 6 chicks in the last 3 days!! they have plenty of fresh water and feed, I can only imagine they are either cold or they don't have good enough ventilation I put a heat lite in with them. gave them save a chick additive, and the door to their coop is open but I am still finding them dead!!!??? any ideas

  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

    Nov 4, 2008
    Cross Lanes, WV
    how old are the? My guess would be they are getting too cold if you have them outside and they aren't fully feathered.
  3. MMPoultryFarms

    MMPoultryFarms Songster

    Jun 21, 2010
    Okarche Oklahoma
    More info please. Age of chicks how is there surroundings What are you brooding them in? is it draft free? What kind of light are you using?

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