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Please help, what is it??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by pullet2hen, May 30, 2008.

  1. pullet2hen

    pullet2hen Songster

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    My new chicks that joined our family today from Ideal all have a white tip beak. Can anyone tell me why? They didn't clip their beak did they? Just the very tip on all of them.

    Thank you
     
  2. love-my-wolves

    love-my-wolves Songster

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    Probably just the "egg tooth" they use to break the shell. Should go away in a day or two.
     
  3. bangor777

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    What kind of chicks did you order? any pics?
     
  4. pullet2hen

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    Quote:Oh! OK! Thank you!
     
  5. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    Egg tooth...mine had it too and it all came off now they are just over a week [​IMG] Now my new babies that just hatched have it too [​IMG]
     
  6. pullet2hen

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    Thank you everyone! Now I can put that worry to the side and focus on ALL THE REST! LOL
     

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