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super sticky chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Christie Rhae, Dec 29, 2011.

  1. Christie Rhae

    Christie Rhae Songster

    Jul 5, 2010
    Big Island, Hawaii
    I have a really sticky gooey chick that I had to help out today. (long story)
    I wonder if I should give it a bath? It's poor feathers are just glued to itself. There where globs of egg white that I removed but it is just so sticky. I wonder what I can do to help it out? Any ideas?

  2. Ya giving it a bath would be good, just soak it in some water use some baby or gentle soap then blow dry it. It should be good to watch it for a little bit
  3. iluvsedward

    iluvsedward Crowing

    Jan 19, 2010
    Calvert County MD
    make sure the water is warm but not hot and make sure you dry it well so it doesn't get hypothermia

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