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Is this normal???????? Please help ASAP!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by northernprism75, Jun 2, 2016.

  1. northernprism75

    northernprism75 New Egg

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    HELP! I'm really worried about my chicks. They are 2 days old and i Just noticed today that they have lost a LOT of feathers on their wings. I've only done three hatches and this is the first time with black chicks- so it might be normal and I just never noticed before. But I can't find any pics online that are similar. Please advise ASAP as I'd planned on bringing them to visit a friends classroom tomorrow, but I don't want to do it if they are sick.
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  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    I'm not seeing any feather loss - I'm seeing the new feathers coming in. Everything looks normal to me :)
     
  3. Choco Maran

    Choco Maran Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks normal to me also. Please be careful you do not stress the little ones out by taking them to a classroom to early. This could be away to expose them to unnecessary viruses. Kids always seem to have running noses.
     
  4. northernprism75

    northernprism75 New Egg

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    Really????? I couldn't find any pictures online where the wings looked like that. I was sure something was wrong!
     
  5. gemma24

    gemma24 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are fine!!
     
  6. northernprism75

    northernprism75 New Egg

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    THANKS to those who replied!!! It was such a relief to hear it was normal. I must not have noticed it with the other two hatches! Feel much better! :D
     

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