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help my new baby has intestines hanging out!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by jayke563, Oct 31, 2015.

  1. jayke563

    jayke563 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok so I have a chick that hatched this morning with intestines hanging out of it he is really weak and hasn't even opened his eyes he hatched at 8:00 am and it is 2:00 pm now and he is weak what do I do I know that it isn't the yolk sac because there is no yolk its intestines plz help:(
     
  2. Naser

    Naser Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't think you can do anything, just keep him in a warm comfortable place and wait. keep him in the incubator or under a brooder and see what will happen.
     
  3. ChickNanny13

    ChickNanny13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That happened to a gosling hatch, sadly he didn't make it. Have you checked with a hatchery or at the feed store or a Vet? Depending on how much is out, maybe something could be done but as "Naser" says, keep it warm & comfortable. Sorry :(
     
  4. jayke563

    jayke563 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    he is starting to perk up he is opinions his eyes now and moving more but still has the intestines hanging out
     
  5. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Can you post a picture?
     
  6. jayke563

    jayke563 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the little guy died last night
     
  7. chicapee

    chicapee Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Sorry to hear that. That is a common result with that type of condition.
     

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