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Vitamin/Electrolyte for new chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tigger65, May 9, 2008.

  1. tigger65

    tigger65 In the Brooder

    Mar 30, 2008
    Instructions from Ideal state they need to be given on the third day ? is this necessary if they are doing ok ?
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    I'd say that if you have a vitamin/electrolyte mix, it wouldn't hurt to add a bit to their water. Their systems are still in transition from absorbing their yolk to taking in crumbles, so extra nutrition might be good right now... Just my guess.

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