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The best Chics?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by HamadaFOREVER, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. HamadaFOREVER

    HamadaFOREVER Just Hatched

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    Hello dears,

    I need to know, how can i know weather the new chics which I will buy has a good health or not

    Is there any advise please?
     
  2. 3riverschick

    3riverschick Poultry Lit Chaser

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    Bright eye, active , no sneezing, or watery eyes. Proper excretion. Feathers not ruffled. Check feet for blisters. Not hiding.
    Best, Karen
     
  3. RodNTN

    RodNTN Following Jesus

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    Agree with the above :)
     
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  4. HamadaFOREVER

    HamadaFOREVER Just Hatched

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    Thanks for your reply

    Is there any pictures supporting this symptoms ?
     
  5. RodNTN

    RodNTN Following Jesus

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    Here is an unhealthy chick:
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    See how its hunched over? Feathers ruffled? Closed eyes? Hanging head? Watery eyes? Unhealthy chick.

    Here is a healthy chick:
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    This is a healthy chick. See the difference? This chick is perky looking, feathers not ruffled, head held up high, etc.
     
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  6. song of joy

    song of joy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Great photo examples!
     

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