HELP EMERGENCY

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickenobsessed, Feb 24, 2015.

  1. chickenobsessed

    chickenobsessed In the Brooder

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    What is wrong with this chick hatching, this one is hatched and i have another hatching right now, and it is the same thing. what shoul i do?
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  2. Alaskan

    Alaskan The Frosted Flake

    hummm... sorry no one answered you...


    I can't tell from the picture that anything is wrong.

    The navel looks like it closed up well.

    Are the chicks healthy and active?
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    What is the chick doing? They are weak and wobble around when they first hatch. Are they dying?
     
  4. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener Crossing the Road

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    No, that's what new borns do. Give it time. Keep them in the bator until your hatch is complete. Then, put them straight into a brooder with the temp around 95* under the light.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    The chicks look fine to me. Usually, chicks don't look so great just after they hatch.
     
  6. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    X2 on what the other posters said. Hope that baby fluffs out soon!
     
  7. chickenobsessed

    chickenobsessed In the Brooder

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    The chica are doing great, just got a little worried because I never had that happen before in all of the many of chicks I hatched!
     
  8. Great!
     

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