I have a chick with a gooy eye, what do I do?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by LoneCowboy, Mar 23, 2009.

  1. LoneCowboy

    LoneCowboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 26, 2007
    Longmont, CO
    My chick's are about 1 week old. One of them looks like it's eye is infected. It's all gooy like kittens eyes get. What should I do
     
  2. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

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    Get some saline solution at the drug store (or make some - google "make saline solution"). Flush the eye out regularly. You can do this immediately.

    If needed, you can get an ointment for the eye. I don't know what's it is called. Someone know the name?
     

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