why such strong smelly poo?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by farmgirl2477, Aug 3, 2007.

  1. farmgirl2477

    farmgirl2477 Songster

    Apr 2, 2007
    Oviedo, FL
    My two barnyard special chicks, probably about 4-5 weeks old now (given to me with no idea how old they were) have a really pungent smelling poo. Its been like this since Ive gotten them. Ive had chicks several times, but they have never smelled this bad. Any ideas? They are in the house most of the time, they do range a bit in the afternoon. Eating chick starter along with a few goodies I have started giving them from time to time.

  2. panner123

    panner123 Songster

    Jan 15, 2007
    Garden Valley, ca
    Try cracked corn, more water and more time outside. It is to hot to be in most of the day.

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