Medicine Chest

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by enola, Mar 12, 2009.

  1. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    I am sure there are some things that I should already have on hand for my soon to hatch eggs.....

    If anyone would tell me what they keep on hand for newly hatched chicks, I would really appreciate it !

    Thanks in advance
     
  2. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    Band-aids or adhesive tape in case they get spraddle leg. Otherwise, nothing! I had one hatch like that today and didn't have either so I used a twist tie.
     
  3. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

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    I havent hatched any yet but I heard you should have a little corn starch or flour around just in case theres bleeding , but like I say I have never hatched befor.
     

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