I gave Nutmeg's butt a haircut yesterday - it was a huge success!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Nonny, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. Nonny

    Nonny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    For some reason Nutmeg always has poop stuck to the down on her butt. I've wiped/picked it off a few times, including one time I had to give her back end a warm bath to soften it so I could get it off, then a burst with the hairdryer to fluff her up again.

    Finally I figured out it was just going to keep happening and I was worried it might paste over her vent if I left it, so yesterday I took to her with some small scissors and got rid of the downy bits that were catching the poop.

    Fast forward to today and for the first time since I got her she has a perfectly clean butt!

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  2. dickhorstman

    dickhorstman Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    Problem solved!
     

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