Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Solving 5 Common Baby Chick Problems


by Kathy Shea Mormino from
The Chicken Chick

Spring is just around the corner and with many chicken-keepers waiting for delivery of day-old chicks, this is a good time to take a look at some of the five most common problems to watch out for when bringing them home. Some of these problems can arise in chicks that are hatched at home as well. In either case, it is a good idea to have your Chicken First-Aid Kit stocked and ready before they arrive.

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