Pedialyte or gatorade??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by naillikwj82, Feb 25, 2012.

  1. naillikwj82

    naillikwj82 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Has anyone ever tried children's Pedialyte or Gatorade to boost electolite levels in lethargic chicks? Curious.
     
  2. foxypoproxy

    foxypoproxy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have used gatorade on older chickens and it works great, but i wouldn't on chicks.
    I think the salt and sugar content in gatorade would be alittle too much for a chick.
    Everyone recommends a drop of poly-vi-sol or pedialyte should work on a baby chick.
     
  3. Beekissed

    Beekissed True BYC Addict

    ACV is all you need...has the necessary elements to replace electrolytes.
     

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