my chick is dying.... i don't know what to do

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by zoeroxie, Dec 2, 2014.

  1. zoeroxie

    zoeroxie Hatching

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    he is dying just like this!!! i can;t do anything... i am hating myself ... i can't see him dying like this.. what to do
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  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging

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    break the neck
     
  3. MaggieP

    MaggieP In the Brooder

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    Does the chick have enough heat? Quik chick in the water? (vitamins and electrolytes) I would even put a drop on the beak to get him to try to drink it. Put something less slippery under their feet. I've heard that flat cardboard can cause foot problems. Don't let him get trampled by others. I'm so sorry it is so painful to watch.
     
  4. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Crowing

    I posted on one of your other threads, maybe stick with just one thread so you don't have to keep answering the same questions.
     
  5. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Free Ranging

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    paper towels for footing.
    dip the beak to make sure they drink
    food sprinkled on the floor to make sure they eat but it looks long past finding its own food.
     

  6. Is the other chick eating and drinking? I don't see a heat lamp or food.
     
  7. zoeroxie

    zoeroxie Hatching

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    other one is normal but he is lonely now :( white one can't survive till morning :( he stop breathing just few breathe left (Seems like this) its soooo painful :(
     
  8. Do you have a heat source?
     
  9. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Crowing

    Can you please tell us if they have a heat lamp and what you are feeding them. I haven't seen these questions answered yet on any of your threads about these chicks.
     

  10. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Crowing

    Yes, it is hard to watch, it's hard for all of us and It's hard on the chicks too. We really can try to help if you will help us with the information we've asked for.
     

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