Is limping in chicks, a sign of splayed legs?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by volderman, Aug 24, 2014.

  1. volderman

    volderman Hatching

    Aug 13, 2014
    Hi, so I just got my chicks and I noticed that one of them is limping. IT's not all the time limping it's sort of on and off. IS this a sign of splayed legs? The legs look straight but occasionally I see her limping for no reason. Then after a bit she can walk normal. There a week old if that helps.
    Please help!
  2. iwiw60

    iwiw60 Crowing

    Jan 27, 2014
    Central Oregon
    Doesn't sound like splayed leg at all. With splayed leg they will hardly be able to stand at ALL constantly.

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