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My Chick Still Scratching Furiously

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by pusskatkins, Oct 24, 2010.

  1. pusskatkins

    pusskatkins Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 5 day old chick is still periodically scratching it's head furiously and peeping frantically. I thought this was resolved last night.
    I began antibiotics this morning and vitamins. I hope it isn't lead poisoning from those marbles.
     
  2. caspernc

    caspernc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    probably dehydration. You can be dehydrated and drinking water. Electrolyts are a must along with water to start the rehydration.
     

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