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Pecking!! Problem solved!!??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by CannonChicks, Feb 23, 2011.

  1. CannonChicks

    CannonChicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Had one chick peck the tail feathers of another until bloody, causing the others to join in. Read some archives and someone suggested Vicks vapor rub. I dabbed a bit on the tail of the affected chick. The "pecker" pecked one time and quickley decided that was all the pecking he wanted to do. Anyone else tried this method?
     
  2. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    No but if this does happen i will! Thanks [​IMG]
     
  3. grammypam

    grammypam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hate to burst your bubble but may I mention that Vicks can burn ( really irritate) skin. I have seen it on people. [​IMG]
     
  4. CannonChicks

    CannonChicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Sure beats death by pecking!![​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Feb 23, 2011

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