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New Chick with frantic chirping and an eye shut

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by SandyC, Jun 26, 2008.

  1. SandyC

    SandyC Songster

    One of my barred rocks that hatched this am, is NOT HAPPY. It keeps running all over and one of it's eyes it shut. I was thinking of taking a Q tip with warm water on it and going over the eye, or should I leave it alone.
     
  2. nnbreeder

    nnbreeder Songster

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    It could have a little dried gunk on it from hatching, it wouldn't hurt to wash it with the Q-tip but be gentle.
     

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