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Think I am going to loose one.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by backpack09, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. backpack09

    backpack09 In the Brooder

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    We have one chick that needed help to hatch on Sunday. It is not doing well.

    I have had to clean its pasty but twice now. It also has a bit of its cord/yolk(redthingy on stomach) attached.

    It just roosts up in the corner of the brooder near the lamp and does not seam to move much. I haven't seen it eat lately, but I am away all day.

    Poor lil guy.
     
    Last edited: Apr 29, 2009

  2. my1stchicks

    my1stchicks Songster

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    Oh I hope he makes it. [​IMG]
     
  3. toletiquesbysam

    toletiquesbysam Songster

    Sep 19, 2008
    Nebraska
    Doesn't sound good, sending good vibes your way.... [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. backpack09

    backpack09 In the Brooder

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    Went home at lunch to try and water and feed it, but it was too late.
    [​IMG]
     
  5. Sequin

    Sequin Songster

    May 20, 2008
    [​IMG] Oh, I am soo very sorry!! [​IMG] It is never easy to loose one, but sometimes nature has to take its course. You tried your best and gave the best care possible. Beyond that, these things are out of our hands. [​IMG]
     
  6. my1stchicks

    my1stchicks Songster

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    I'm so sorry [​IMG]
     

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