Pasty butt

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by MissJames, Nov 9, 2008.

  1. MissJames

    MissJames Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 17, 2008
    Coastal SC
    Some of my 4 day old chicks have a tiny bit of crust,but what exactly does poopy butt look like? Do I need to clean all the crusties off? I don't think the vents are blocked.
  2. Bandana

    Bandana Chillin' With My Peeps

    II would clean them just to keep more poo from sticking to what's already there. As long as the vent isn't blocked, though, I don't think it's a big deal. Good job keeping such a close eye on your babies! [​IMG]
  3. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Put a little vaseline around the vent to keep the poops moving off.

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