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Sneezing Chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by alyssaallycat, Apr 19, 2016.

  1. alyssaallycat

    alyssaallycat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chicks (about a week and a half or 2 weeks old) keep making little sneezing noises every minute or so. All three do this. Other than the sneezing, they are perfectly heathly ie. no weakness, eat and drink well, run around the brooder for food, ect. Do any of ya'll know what this is, and should I treat them? Thanks for any replies!
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    What are you bedding the brooder with? Is the sneezing related to them having just taken food or water? Is there any swelling around their faces or discharge from the eyes, nares or beak?
     
  3. alyssaallycat

    alyssaallycat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I currently am using soft wood shavings (pine) meant for hamsters. They sneeze all the time, maybe a little more after food and water? There is no discharge or swelling.
     

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