Sick chick, 1 week old, not sitting up

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by jc12551, Mar 24, 2008.

  1. jc12551

    jc12551 Songster

    Jan 8, 2008
    S.W. TN
    I picked up my 1 week old chicks today. One of the EE's is lying on its side, won't open its eyes, will drink, had terrible pasty butt. Was walking when I picked it up, 10 min later I thought it was dead. Is it doomed?

    I guess the answer was yes. It spasmed and died in my hand. Poor baby.
    Last edited: Mar 24, 2008
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    Sorry for your loss. Things like that do happen at times.
  3. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Sorry for your loss. [​IMG]

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