Just did CPR on a chick Update: CPR chick died, second chick is good

PAchickenlover

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Jun 29, 2011
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I just had to do CPR on a chick that it's mom accidentally laid on ( she laid on its neck). After a few grueling minutes of CPR and a rush inside to my brooder and the heat lamp. The chick is breathing on its own and resting under the heat lamp. I will return it to mom when it is strong enough and can move around. And yes I will do it at night. Just thought I would share my exhilerating tale with everyone. PS if it makes it I am going to need a GOOD name for it. Suggestions?
 
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Ilona

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cool! hope chick will turn out ok
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PAchickenlover

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Thanks It is starting to move its legs more now. I mean when I found it, the chick was not breathing and had no heartbeat. I am amazed that the CPR that I know for humans and cats and dogs worked to save this chick. I will post a picture soon.
 

Mother_Hen2011

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Id pick a name that can be for either a roo or a hen
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Thats awesome that you saved it!! Hope it does ok!!
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Sending prayers for your little chicks speedy recovery
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PAchickenlover

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ok here it is. I'll take pics as it progresses
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I pray that it does.
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Oh by the way it is a bantam/Frizzle cross. It's not even dry yet.
 
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PAchickenlover

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Could call it MiMi considering the baby nearly gave you an MI (myocardial infarction/heart attack). Good luck with your baby.
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Love it!
 
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