My 7 week old chicks are dying. :-(

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by 1876 Farm, Aug 9, 2014.

  1. 1876 Farm

    1876 Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    I've have now lost 2 chicks and another looks sick.

    They walk around with their necks pulled in.
    I found one the other day, just laying on the ground, could hardly keep its head up.

    No puffy eyes or coughing or wringing of its neck.
    When they are walking around, the do stretch their neck out slightly to peck at things on the ground.

    Any thoughts on what it might be?
  2. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    Coccidia, you need to get them some Corid ASAP!
  3. StewedMammal

    StewedMammal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 19, 2013
    Pembroke, MA
  4. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Flock Master Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
  5. 1876 Farm

    1876 Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    Everyone, thank you so much!!!! We now have Corrid in hand and will start our chickens on it tonight.

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