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new chick eyes closed??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kimt816, Feb 3, 2009.

  1. kimt816

    kimt816 In the Brooder

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    i have a new chick hatched yesterday it was a dragger but got out of shell on its own fluffed up after a while and is moving around well but it keeps its eyes closed and it is small? any ideas? it did take it a while to fluff after it hatched? it is a mixed mutt black with yellow?
     
  2. pamperedpoultry

    pamperedpoultry CHICKENFIED

    Don't know if this will help but In my last batch I had one that kinda kept its eye shut but it would open it. Mine turned out ok.
     
  3. kimt816

    kimt816 In the Brooder

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    thanks i am keeping fingers crossed she/he is kinda small but perked up and i want to wait to see f it will be ok
     

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