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One week old chick could this be spraddle leg??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by goldies99, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. goldies99

    goldies99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i just got two 1 week old chicks...and i noticed their feet were covered in hard poop.....i cleaned it off and now i noticed
    that one of the chicks doesnt seem to walk very well....it does walk around and eat and drink...but it seems to slip a little
    and not really stand straight....should i band-aid up the legs or just watch for a day or too???...thanks
     
  2. DinosRBirds

    DinosRBirds Hunted by Moonlight

    Feb 1, 2011
    Lake Huron,MI
    Are its toes crooked?
     
  3. goldies99

    goldies99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    no...the toes seem to be straight....i didnt know if it couldnt walk good beacuse so much poop was on the bottem of her feet
     
  4. Chick1043

    Chick1043 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2011
    Idaho
    Maybe a picture would help.
     

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