one week old silkie died

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Cindy2020, Mar 13, 2017.

  1. Cindy2020

    Cindy2020 Out Of The Brooder

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    I just came home to find one of my week old silkie died....it seemed fine earlier today they were all eating and drinking.
    Was gone for two hours... so sad. Am i missing something?
    the temp is fine they have food and water. No problems with the butts. Does this just happen?
    I am new to this. Thank you for any input.
     
  2. WillGriffin03

    WillGriffin03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry for your loss.... sometimes babies get parasitic infections and maybe was weak from birth....
     
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