Scab on belly button of new baby chick what do I do

Linzlu713

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My 3 day old baby chick has this rather large scab on her “ belly button area” it is obviously not normal. I am a total newbie- what should I do???
 

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Mvan42

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You can put some non pain reliving anti bacterial ointment on it, but it should go away in about a week or so, I had one hatch last year like this. I think it took almost two week for it to look normal. Make sure no other chicks are pecking at it.
 

Kgbao

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My 3 day old baby chick has this rather large scab on her “ belly button area” it is obviously not normal. I am a total newbie- what should I do???
Keep an eye on my thread as well i just posted and I think we have the same issue, i was digging around earlier and harden seen a post yet looks like you posted as I was typing and taking pictures.
 

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