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Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by prof coop, Aug 31, 2010.

  1. prof coop

    prof coop Hatching

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    hi, i've got a chick with sticky eyes, what's the best thing to clean them with?
    i've tried warm water and paper towel. regards.
     

  2. Gypsy07

    Gypsy07 Songster

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    I'd use warm water on a cotton bud. Moisten the sticky bit and leave it for a minute or so to soften up.
    Moisten it again and hopefully when you wipe gently with the cotton bud the goo will just slide right off.
     

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