Newborn chick with swollen hock!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kritterdoc, Mar 7, 2015.

  1. kritterdoc

    kritterdoc In the Brooder

    Nov 4, 2013
    Knoxville, TN
    I have a 6 hour old Serama chick who is still in the incubator. S(he) has a swollen, red right hock and it seems painful. She'll put it down then pick it right back up again. She hatched by herself, so no trauma from others. Has any one seen this? Any ideas?

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