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Karo to water ratio for day old chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Varisha, Mar 31, 2007.

  1. Varisha

    Varisha Songster

    Mar 22, 2007
    I need to know how much karo surup to put in a gallon of water for my newest chicks.

    (picked up my 10 aracanas(sp) ....... ummmm.... plus another/extra 10 because they got in extra based off of my order and I can make a bigger coup! ... nope i'm not adicted to chickens... not at all ... )
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Don't know. I've never done that. You can just dissolve a little sugar in their water, but I'd go easy on it. It can give them the runs, leading to pasty bums. And I wouldnt do it more than a couple of days to give them a boost from the stress of shipping.
    Last edited: Mar 31, 2007

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