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Date Posted: 16:58:52 06/10/08 Tue
Author: daren wilson / LBs Quail Ranch
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Subject: Re: Serious Problems With Chicks - another one died
In reply to: Natasha 's message, "Re: Serious Problems With Chicks - another one died" on 10:56:13 06/10/08 Tue

I'm not sure what your problem is to be honest. The only two things that come to mind is maybe a bad jean has risen its ugly head. (due to the tiny one you mentioned)
I wonder... Do you show your chicks water when you put them in the brooder? I do the same with my quail and pheasants that people do with their chickens. THE DUNK. I will take and place their beaks into the water for a second or so and make SURE they know where the water is and how to drink. I know quail breeders that dont do this but it hasn't failed me yet and I have NEVER had a dehydration problem.
If you have raised chicks a number of times before and not had this issue then I would lean more towards the jean problem. How old are your breeders. Are they breeders that have breed successful for you in the past? These are some questions u need to concentrate on.

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