Help! Hurt leg on newly hatched chick!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Big Mama K, Aug 12, 2010.

  1. Big Mama K

    Big Mama K Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a newly hatched chick with a red and swollen shank! It can move it's hock normaly but it can't but pressure on it's leg! Plus it has some scroked toes too! I don't know if it happened in the egg or after but I need help! What can I do for the poor little thing!! It can't stand up right becuase of that leg! Is there anything I can do?? I am trying to upload a pic!!
     
  2. Big Mama K

    Big Mama K Out Of The Brooder

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  3. Big Mama K

    Big Mama K Out Of The Brooder

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    It's at its knee area, I'm new to this so I really don't know what it called! Sorry!
     
  4. Big Mama K

    Big Mama K Out Of The Brooder

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    any advice on what to do? I am thinking about wrapping it but I don't know how or with what??
     
  5. Big Mama K

    Big Mama K Out Of The Brooder

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    any advice on what to do? I am thinking about wrapping it but I don't know how or with what??
     
  6. CaliBlueChicken

    CaliBlueChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hmmm... gosh I don't know. I hope someone can help you!
     

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