newborn chicks eyes, are they suppose to be closed like a new puppy

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by kzbyrd, Nov 27, 2009.

  1. kzbyrd

    kzbyrd New Egg

    Jun 27, 2009
    i have a new born chick and its eyes are closed like a new puppy, is this normal?
  2. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    Some of them will keep their eyes shut for awhile until they feel stronger, it is a sign that they are in a weak state. Keep an eye on it and make sure it stays warm and if it doesn't perk up after awhile you might have to help it some.......

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