shaking chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickencity, Mar 27, 2008.

  1. chickencity

    chickencity Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 21, 2008
    i dont hold me chicks alot b/c it seems to stress them out. when i put my hand in the brooder they run to the corners and try to stay away. but if i do pick one up it feels like it is trembling in my hand like it is so scared it shaking. is this normal? should i handel them more of leave them alone.
  2. Joy1

    Joy1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 4, 2008
    My chick does the same sometimes, vibrates, and I hold her quite a lot, so I shouldn't worry about it.
  3. chickbea

    chickbea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2007
    They may enjoy it more if you lie down right on the floor with them and play with them that way. They will probably be curious about you and romp all over you!
  4. WillsMama93

    WillsMama93 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 23, 2008
    Shreveport, La
    Quote:This worked for my babies.. They especially love to perch on top of my son's head while he is laying on the floor, and peck at the highlights in his hair [​IMG]

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