Pennsylvania!! Unite!!

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by LeBlackbird, Sep 24, 2009.

  1. regcal966

    regcal966 Out Of The Brooder

    We lost one of our chicks today. I was hoping it would make it but has been small and has had pasty butt. I tried everything that people suggested on BYC but it just didn't work. I have 2 more with the pasty butt, hope we don't lose those.
  2. BullChick

    BullChick Not who you think Premium Member

    Apr 17, 2012
    Coffee shop
    So sorry.[​IMG] Just keep wiping!
  3. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

    Aug 23, 2012
    My Coop
    do you have acv in the waterer? I am curious, they dont have white or bloody poo do they?

    In the hatching 101 article in my signature, scroll to the bottom and see the homemade electrolytes recipes, I would do acv if you arent though.
  4. regcal966

    regcal966 Out Of The Brooder

    I just started with the acv yesterday. Their poop is for the most part brown with a little white sometimes. Is the white bad?
  5. Gardeningmama

    Gardeningmama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Beautiful!! My favorite season to be outside, and to decorate for!![​IMG]
    I had that problem a couple of months ago. Poured poison down the tunnels, No more rat! I did keep searching the property for dead ones though, I was afraid of the chickens eating them. Also kept a watch on the tunnels, as I read that they often die in the entrances. So far so good.
    So Sorry! [​IMG]
  6. roseschickies

    roseschickies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 25, 2012
    Horsham, Pa
    If you ever wanted to know about chicken poo... here ya go! lol ( The white is good! FYI)
  7. regcal966

    regcal966 Out Of The Brooder

  8. LeBlackbird

    LeBlackbird Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 17, 2009
    SE Pennsylvania
    Snow!? [​IMG] Don't send it down this way!!!
  9. yelnad

    yelnad Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 3, 2012
    Central PA
    Thanks everyone!

    Here are better pics of the 2 BOs:

    Little Orp:


    Bigger Orp: [​IMG]

    And my "not an easter egger":


  10. yelnad

    yelnad Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 3, 2012
    Central PA

    I was driving my little one home from preschool when the sky went black and the snow started coming down like CRAZY! But now it's sunny and not a flake to be seen!

    Bummer. I had 5 that were pretty pasty (out of 22 in my second batch) and I bathed them and fed them egg yolk with sugar and water mashed up into it. It took a couple of days of sponge bath. I'm sorry you lost one. :(

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