What could cause these chicks to stop growing?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cheyfrie26, Mar 4, 2012.

  1. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Every year we try and hatch our own chicks. We hatch them, they fully grow feathers, I put them in the rabbit hutch, and they stop growing. The free range chicks grow to adults but why does the ones in the rabbit hutches stop growing?
     
  2. featheredroots

    featheredroots Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just a guess, but maybe there's something in the rabbit hutch, like mold, that's making them sick.
     

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