Vent Sexing??

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by TownhouseSeramas, Nov 16, 2011.

  1. TownhouseSeramas

    TownhouseSeramas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've heard of vent sexing and I've even seen it done in videos. But how does one vent sex a chick??
     
  2. SteveBaz

    SteveBaz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    special training.
     
  3. SC-ChickMom

    SC-ChickMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. TownhouseSeramas

    TownhouseSeramas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah I don't know if I would try, I was just curious about how they did it. I'd be to afriad I'd hurt them, I'd be so upset with my self if I did that and hurt one of them.
     
  5. debid

    debid Overrun With Chickens

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    It's one of those things where you need a pro by your side showing you hands-on what to do and where to look and what exactly you're looking for. Those pros train for years to be as quick and accurate as they are and if you aren't quick about it or you don't squeeze properly, you can seriously injure or even kill your chick.
     
  6. TownhouseSeramas

    TownhouseSeramas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, I can understand that, they are so delicate when they're babies. It would be nice though if you knew how to do it, maybe I can find a hatchery around me and see if they can show me how.
     

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