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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Obrienm, Aug 25, 2013.

  1. Obrienm

    Obrienm In the Brooder

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    Hi my chick is just laying in the incubator, she hatched like 2 mins ago, she is just laying on her side, only just breathing. Help!
    P.S I'm only twelve, so in your explanations plz don't use super long words!
     

  2. Obrienm

    Obrienm In the Brooder

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    Nevermind, she's getting up and walking around and drinking and looks fine now. Thanks anyway!
     
  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    Good news. [​IMG] Just for further reference, chicks are very tired when they first hatch. It may be a few minutes to an hour before they start moving around a lot--but once they do, they're really active!
     

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