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Tiny chick with hurt leg

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Suzierd, Aug 4, 2013.

  1. Suzierd

    Suzierd Overrun With Chickens

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    My little Silkie chick hatched on Friday has a hurt leg, its favoring it and pecking at it a little, hobbling around after getting stepped on by the hen. I have electrolytes in its water, should I also give it poly-vi-sol? Or would that be vitamin over load? It's on chick starter. I did separate it brought it inside. Thanks for any tips to help this little gal heal.
     
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    A drop of PolyViSol every day won't hurt. Hope she gets better soon.
     
  3. Suzierd

    Suzierd Overrun With Chickens

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    Thanks Eggcessive! Me too.
     

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