I need help!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by vmontoya, Dec 19, 2013.

  1. vmontoya

    vmontoya New Egg

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    My baby chick has been falling over a lot today, and had like poopy on his bottom, i cleaned it off and I found a hard shaped thing where it's umbilicord was, but every time I try cleaning it, it goes crazy. It distances itself from all the others. I'm worried sick I don't know what's wrong with it[​IMG] please help!
     
    Last edited: Dec 19, 2013
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    Try posting in the Emergencies/Diseases/Injuries and Cures section of the forum or post in the Raising Baby Chicks section of the forum.
     
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  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. Continue to clean the pasty butt, but leave the umbilical area alone - maybe paint with a little Iodine, but do not pick at it.
     
  4. vmontoya

    vmontoya New Egg

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    Thank you, I will try that. @sourland
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    It should eventually dry up and fall off on it's own.
     
  6. rockinpaints

    rockinpaints Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Cheers from Ohio! [​IMG]Glad you could join us! [​IMG] and HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
     
  7. petrel

    petrel Chats with Chickens

    Glad you found the assistance you needed.

    Welcome to BYC!
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  10. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     

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