Please HELP ME! Slowly letting go....my little chick.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by nesle, May 16, 2011.

  1. nesle

    nesle Out Of The Brooder

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    My chick is weak and cant keep water in its mouth all of a sudden, and of course cant eat. It is about three or four days old now. Is there anything we can feed it through a dropper or something?? Anything I can do? Anything? Please tell me all of your tips that you would do with a little chick thats slowly letting go.
     
    Last edited: May 16, 2011
  2. Chickensman97

    Chickensman97 Out Of The Brooder

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    Don't force it to drink, you'll end up drowning it, other than that i don't know what do.
     
  3. WallTenters

    WallTenters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you're really hell bent to save it, try getting some probiotic paste (for goats/cattle/horses/dogs, whatever) and feeding it a little bit of that. It usually perks them up enough to eat and drink a little. Why is it dying? What's the temp in brooder, is it sickly, etc etc?
     

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