my chicks stink!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by vanbb18, Nov 16, 2012.

  1. vanbb18

    vanbb18 Out Of The Brooder

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    my chicks stink they are three weeks old and i clean there box once a day and there starting to really smell do i need to give them a bath or something
     
  2. hangartnerchix

    hangartnerchix Out Of The Brooder

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    You mean they smell like chicken poo?
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Yes, give us more information.
     
  4. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  5. Dasp

    Dasp Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello,

    It depends on how many chicks you have..

    If you are brooding a lot of chicks you may need to get a bigger area for them
    or clean their brooder several times per day.
     
  6. vanbb18

    vanbb18 Out Of The Brooder

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    i have 4 chicks and i do think the smell is poo but is there anything i can do to stop there poo smelling so bad
     

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