Help!!!!!!!!!!!! I think chick has water on its lungs!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Zinniamay, Aug 18, 2013.

  1. Zinniamay

    Zinniamay New Egg

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    I have a three or so day old chick and it has water on its lungs. It can hardly move or keep its eyes open and it is heaving and it sounds watery!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I love this chick and I need him to stay alive!!!!! I have given it CPR and watery fluid came out of its mouth!!!! What do I do!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!????!?!! He can't get up or move or open his eyes!!!!!!!!! HELP PLEASE!!!!!
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    The chick may have had a bad heart or something else it was born with. It sounds as though he has vomited and aspirated or choked on it. I'm afraid there may not be a lot you can do but offer it supportive care. Keep him warm, and offer him fluids and food if he is awake enough.
     

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