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Pasty butt help.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by konachicks, Nov 9, 2014.

  1. konachicks

    konachicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have one week old chick that I've had to clean a few times. I read on a blog to put a dab of olive or vegetable oil after cleaning...so I did and now she keeps reaching around and pecking at the area and is getting a bald spot! HELP :(
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Try putting coconut oil on instead. This is better for it and is better for her if she eats it. As for her not pecking it, maybe rap her in a towel for a bit so she forgets its on there.
     
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  3. konachicks

    konachicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks I don't know why I didn't think of coconut oil in the first place. Lol I put it on my babies but if he gets irritated so why not for the chick lol
     

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