Help!!! Not sure what this....

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by pntchick, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. pntchick

    pntchick New Egg

    Jul 11, 2015
    I hatched eight babies last night and it was my first clutch!!! One of the babies looks like there is something growing out of its vent. I can't even see the vent opening. Will this go away? I'm concerned it's not able to go the bathroom. I put nreosporin on it. Any help would greatly help.[​IMG]
  2. Ravynscroft

    Ravynscroft For the Love of Duck Premium Member

    Nov 30, 2014
    Middle Tennessee
    That's the 'umbilical' spot, just leave it and it should dry up and be fine... the vent is above that, directly under the tails stub...
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