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My chick FAINTED!! Pics

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by 19hhbelgian, Jan 21, 2010.

  1. 19hhbelgian

    19hhbelgian Pigs DO Fly!!

    Apr 9, 2009
    New Tripoli PA
    So, I was taking pics of my newest chick and his twin that hatched out 2 days before... I put them back in their brooder, and decided it was time to upgrade them to a bigger food dish.

    I put the new bowl in the pen, and of course they all thought it was surely going to eat them, as they all huddled in the far corner [​IMG] Well, the newest chick was standing there, PEEPPEEPEPPPEEEEEEP! then he just fell over on his back with both feet in the air [​IMG] [​IMG] I couldn't believe my eyes, and of course grabbed the camera and got as good pictures as I could [​IMG]

    Here are the "twins" together

    Here is the youngest right after he fainted

    And here he is once he stood back up, he's the one on the left (just so you know he really was just fine [​IMG])

  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    Maybe you had garlic for lunch and got too close to him.
  3. Countrywife

    Countrywife Corrupted by a Redneck

    Aug 20, 2009
    do chickens get narcolepsy?
  4. Hen_House_Rocks!

    Hen_House_Rocks! Songster

    Jul 30, 2009
    Quote:OMG! A chicken with narcolepsy!!! I just spit mountain dew out on my desk!
  5. herefordlovinglady

    herefordlovinglady It Is What It Is

    Jun 23, 2009
    too cute, it got so overwhelmed with the new dish it just freaked.... [​IMG]
  6. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

    Jul 17, 2009
    They can get narcolepsy, but it is more likely he overloaded with CO2 (hyperventilated) with all that peeping![​IMG]
  7. 19hhbelgian

    19hhbelgian Pigs DO Fly!!

    Apr 9, 2009
    New Tripoli PA
    Quote:Nope... No garlic [​IMG]

    Reminds me of my fainting goats... This is something they'd do [​IMG] Maybe it was the sight of all that food in one spot. He thought he died and went to chickie heaven [​IMG]

  8. GlitterKitty

    GlitterKitty Songster

    Nov 21, 2009
    What a cutie pie! I could just picture that..
  9. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

    Aug 11, 2009
    Taunton, MA
  10. WingingIt

    WingingIt Songster

    Apr 16, 2009
    [​IMG] How funny!

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