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Chicks dying

Hatched 7 chicks a week ago ,all seemed healthy. 2 days ago 1 was dead under hen, another yesterday & 1 this morning ,awhile ago I went to check chicks another dead ,I brought in 3 remaining & 1 went very latatgic & weak, its dying what has happened to my chicks,

shannon mist
Saturday, July 14th, 2018

were they drinking enough water an eating?

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Have you checked the coop and bird for mites,they are rampant now during this hot spell of weather and will drain chicks very quickly.

Sunday, July 15th, 2018

They were eating & drinking, never thought of mites ,all have died now

shannon mist
Sunday, July 15th, 2018

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