I think chick got water in her lungs???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by koakritters, May 28, 2011.

  1. koakritters

    koakritters Songster

    Jan 27, 2011
    I have a chick that just fell into her water bowl, and now she's chirping really weird and opening and closing her mouth a lot and shaking her head. what can i do for her?

    the water's not that deep, it's a normal chick waterer and it's got rocks in it, but she's a tiny bantam and managed to find the one spot her head could fit into...
  2. naughtyhens

    naughtyhens In the Brooder

    Jan 9, 2011
    San Francisco
    I think if she can chirp, she can breathe but she's probably shocked and might be cold. I'd try to dry off and warm up. I hope she's okay, poor sweetie. [​IMG]

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