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silkie chick vent prob/pasty butt

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Break an Egg, Apr 9, 2008.

  1. Break an Egg

    Break an Egg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of my silkie hicks had a pasty butt and I cleaned it and cut some feathers off from back there.
    I also put vaseline on it's butt to help it poo.

    When I look at it's vent now it seems really dark and kind of swollen and it didn't look this way before.

    It's pooping just fine, am I just able to see it's little butt better because I put vaseline down there?[​IMG]

    Should I be worried?
     

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