Splay leg looks like a traumatizing experience for your sweet baby chick. It doesn’t have to be life threatening and is actually a pretty easy fix.
Spraddle leg, also referred to as splay leg, is a condition where a chick’s legs “splay” out to the sides. Sometimes one leg is affected and other times both are. Often it occurs from brooding chicks on a slippery surface such as newspaper, but other causes include incubator temperature issues (if a large number of […]