I think my chick broke its toes??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by crzyckldy, Feb 28, 2015.

  1. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a 10 day old chick who's toes have been fine until today. Overnight they either curled or broke?? It seems to be painful to walk on :-(. Suggestions please?!?[​IMG]
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    I would start poultry vitamins in the water, and tape the toes or make chick shoes. Google "treating curled toes in chicks" and look for any links especially one by The Chicken Chick or Poultry Pedia Podiagry.
     
  3. crzyckldy

    crzyckldy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok I'll try that!! Thank you!!
     

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