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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by britthose, Apr 30, 2016.

  1. britthose

    britthose Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 3 bantam sultan chicks. 2 have a smooth beak, one has an odd round growth? Should I be concerned?
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    I am not seeing anything that is wrong, what are you referring to?
     
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    britthose Out Of The Brooder

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    the top pic, the beak is smooth, and in the bottom pic there is a divet. Both chicks are the same age, and the second chick has always had a bit of a divet, it's just more pronounced now.
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Make sure your feed isn't too old, sometimes old feed can cause rickets that can cause some beak deformities. I don't think it's anything to be worried about.
     

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