Everything else seems normal...good behavior, alert, etc. My wife said there was a bloody poop today, but beyond that everything else has been normal
She had a sour crop a couple of weeks ago, but we flipped her upside down and gave her some applesauce. All seemed well since then.
Not sure about her age. The farmer said 1YO but she has been a lousy layer from the start, producing huge thin shelled eggs infrequently. We think she is an older bird.
Can I upload a photo or do I have to link?
Instead of an egg, one of our pet hens laid something that looks a bit like a golf ball covered in blood with a stringy thing at one end. Really gross. Other than that, she seems fine. Her previous egg was soft shelled.
Yesterday we noticed one of the hens was acting a little lethargic and had a giggly crop. After some research we ended up flipping her upside down to drain the crop and gave her some yogurt. At that time the other two hens were normal.
This morning all three hens were huddled together and...