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Splayed leg question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Renee97038, Sep 13, 2014.

  1. Renee97038

    Renee97038 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi have a 2 day old chick with legs that are not splayed clear out to the sides but they are further apart than normal. It was clumsy the first day but walked around well so I didn't do the bandaid treatment to wait and see. Now day 2 it's walking around faster but trips sometimes and legs are just a bit wider span than normal still. I had the thinking that band aids should be the last resort, but perhaps someone with more experience in a moderate splayed chick can help me decide.
     
    Last edited: Sep 13, 2014
  2. Wisher1000

    Wisher1000 Bama Biddy

    Put it on and leave it a few days. Cut the band aid in half and put it on the bare legs above the knee.
     
  3. Renee97038

    Renee97038 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, thanks, I will do it!
     

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