my babies progress

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kelliepulido, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. kelliepulido

    kelliepulido Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2008
    st.john's mi
    Well both of my little chicks w/deformed feet seem to be coming around.Cindy is getting better and is eating and drinking now.I put her in a clear tuperware container inside the brooder w/her mean little sister Margaret that way they can see each other but Margaret can't peck at her.And Cindy seems to be getting stronger.Both have their little boots on! I am not going to take them off right away but I was wondering how long they should be wearing them?I know Cindy has had to have hers changed alot she has gotten it wet several times.It does seem to be helping.Thanks for all the help.
     
  2. ebonykawai

    ebonykawai Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's great new, I'm really glad to hear it. [​IMG] Not sure on the boots thing, sorry.
     
    Last edited: Apr 15, 2008
  3. Cheep Mama

    Cheep Mama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Glad they are getting better and hope they continue it! I have no ideas on the boots.
     
  4. Must Be Losing It

    Must Be Losing It Lost It

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    I was given advice on the boot concept to, and it was suggested I leave it on until it falls off on its own - no skin or feathers get torn out that way.
     

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