hurt chick

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by cityfarmer12, Mar 9, 2015.

  1. cityfarmer12

    cityfarmer12 Songster

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    so, one of my new chicks cam in the mail with one leg sticking out to the side in an unnatural way. I think it might be broken...what should i do? She is eating and drinking fine, and is stumbling/walking around, and looks ok except for the leg. should i try to set it or leave it? She is abut 2-3 days old and lives with 9 other chicks in a brooder.
     
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  3. cityfarmer12

    cityfarmer12 Songster

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    thanks...that could be it, cause she is walking and moving...it actually looks a lot better today than yesterday. When i had a duckling with a broken leg, she couldn't walk at all. We had to kill her, very sad :(
    I will look into those supplements, thanks :)
     

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