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I have red sex links approximately two weeks old having trouble passing poop help please

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Kayla lynn, Feb 12, 2017.

  1. Kayla lynn

    Kayla lynn Hatching

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    She is red and swollen but poop looks normal
     

  2. Kayla lynn

    Kayla lynn Hatching

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    I have red Sex Link approximately two weeks old they're eating only chick starter one of them is having trouble passing her poop she is red and swollen but nothing is poking out I don't know what to do please help
     
  3. RodNTN

    RodNTN Hatchaolic

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  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Hello from Kansas, Kayla lynn, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our flock! I agree with posting in the Emergencies Forum. Hope it all works out okey for your Red Star! Best wishes! [​IMG]
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Does she have Pasty butt, where dried poo blocks her vent? If so please check out "Pasty Butt," by putting that in the search box and see if her symptoms match your chick.

    Does she drink enough water? She may benefit from having some watermelon to give her more fluids. Is she a lively chick, that runs around with the others. Usually exercise keeps things moving.
     
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  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    As already mentioned, check for pasty butt and if that's not the problem, try posting on the ER forum.

    Good luck and hope all is well!
     
  7. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Songster

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    Welcome to BYC!

    She may just be clogged up try putting Sav-a-Chick Probotics for digestive heath in her water and a few drops a yogurt will help too.
     

  8. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello there, and my warmest welcome to the flock! I am quite pleased you decided to join us, please pull up a chair and make yourself at home here! I hope you enjoy it here as much as I have! :frow

    ~Cuz
     

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