Our month old chicks have bloody looking stool. 2 have died. Help!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by zcesons, Apr 19, 2009.

  1. zcesons

    zcesons New Egg

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    Our chicks aare a month old. Were doing fine. Now have lost 2 and they had bloody looking stool! What may cause that? Thanks for any help. We are using chick starter.
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Coccidiosis. Get Corid or Sulmet fast and treat them. Feedstores have one or both.
     
  3. zcesons

    zcesons New Egg

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    Thank you!!
     

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