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Silkie question health

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by heyeddah, Sep 15, 2008.

  1. heyeddah

    heyeddah Songster

    Sep 15, 2008
    Milford Ct
    Is it possible that a 6 week old silkie chick could be blind? How would I know either way? I appreciate any thoughts.
    New Mom
  2. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    Yes, it's possible.

    People with blind chicks will certainly respond here. The key thing that I've read on the boards is that blind chicks will have difficulty finding their food. Try doing a BYC search for "blind AND chick" to see what comes up.

    Good luck & keep us posted.

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