diarrhea

  1. b2c2chicks

    Comb turning black, diarrhea, etc.

    Hello. I'm new to BYC, but I've been lurking for a while trying to find what direction in which to go. To begin with, I have 8 Ameracauna hens and an Ameracauna rooster. I hatched all from eggs, except 1 hen (the mother or aunt to the rest) therefore I know they don't have hatchery...
  2. A

    advice needed! Diarrhea, lethargic, 4 months old

    I am very worried about one of my girls. This is my first set of chickens. I've had them since they were a day old and have been through the ringer keeping them healthy. Upper respitory infections, coccidia you name it. My australorp has been the only one that has remained healthy through it all...
  3. R

    blue tinted comb & diarrhoea

    Hi, One of my 3 ex-battery hens has been having diarrhoea (not sure how long for, I was away when it started but I've been back for 5 days now and it's continued). Last night, an hour or so after they've all usually gone back into the coop, we noticed she was sitting under it & I had to get...
  4. Goldnmine

    Sick chick or not?

    New to the chick world. I have 4 pullets. They are about 3-4 weeks old. They are active but I have been noticing diarrhea in the pen (dark brown color) I am feeding medicated starter feed, I notice from time to time to of them looked kinda ruffled feathers and off to themselves. I was reading on...
  5. Maggie1030

    very dark liquid poop...picture attached..sick chick or healthy?

    Hi my one chick keeps pooping a very dark almost black watery poop. Is he sick or is this normal? Attached is a picture
  6. K

    Urgent, yellowing skin and other symptoms

    Rhode Island Red 8 months old. Not sure if she's laying, we have 33 hens and can't always keep track of who's laying. Noticed her symptoms 4 days ago. Pale comb and wattles with purplish tint. Yellowing face and vent area. Standing around allot and moving slowly. Eating and drinking is...
  7. B

    Coccidiosis? Worms? Something else?

    I'm having difficulty diagnosing my hen. She has very smelly yellow/green diarrhea, lethargic, hardly eats/drinks, looks depresed, lost a lot of weight, and is acting cold (even when it's not). Been going on for a little over a week. At first I was thinking Coccidiosis, but her diarrhea doesn't...
  8. Maggie1030

    Week Old chick- water brown stool ? Worried help

    hi I have a week old Silkie chick that I noticed now has a liquid brown stool . Is this diarrhea. I do not remember seeing it like this a few days ago. I am feeding him chick starter food that is Non Medicated and just plain water with nothing added to it. Any suggestions would be greatly...
  9. BirdLeaf

    Sick rooster

    My rooster is sick. He’s been a bit sleepy the past few days, his comb has been a bit pale but his waddle is bright, his poop is runny and orange/brown. Today he wouldn’t leave the nesting box even though I was handing out treats. The rest of the flock is doing just fine, they recently...
  10. Amy HUNTERTON

    Week old silkie chicks with diarrhea and occasional blood in stool

    I purchased 6 silkie chicks from someone two days ago. I noticed one is smaller than the others and has a watery eye. I have also noticed a little blood in some of the stool and now many have diarrhea. I thought maybe the heat lamp was too hot but they are in a large area and stay under the lamp...
  11. IamRainey

    Occasional diarrhea

    I have three 28-week old hens. They seem healthy and happy but every week or so I get a few splats of really liquid diarrhea on the poop board. No clue who's doing it or if they all take a turn at it. Nothing much changes about their diet from day to day except for what they may find when...
  12. J

    Sick Chicken...Seeking Advice!

    I recently acquired 3 lovely 12-15 week old hens to add to my backyard flock, and while in quarantine 1 of them has become ill. When they first arrived I gave them some water with apple cider vinegar to help combat the stress of travel, but within a couple of days "sick chick's" condition became...
  13. J

    Soft eggs and Diarrhea

    hello all - I am new to Chicken raising and hope someone can help. We have 3 Rhode Island Red hybrids. They have a great life and get to free range quite a bit. We feed them commercial feed and treats of scratch, cabbage 1x per week, fruit, and some - but very few - table scraps. We have had a...
  14. OG Anomaly

    Sick Chicken w Pics, I've no idea what's wrong

    Hi, This is my first year having chickens. We have 8 white leghorns, all females, under a year old and they started laying early summer, this year. One is definitely not acting normal and I want to try and find out what's wrong with her / what I can do to help. We can't go to the vet. I'll try...
  15. LucyGoosey1

    Is normal turkey poo watery sometimes?

    Hello, Our pet turkey was seen by a vet for diarrhea. She had an infection of 2 microorganisms, E. Coli and a vulgaris organism. Also her liver enzymes were high. So the vet prescribed an antibiotic and medicine for her liver. Her poo is looking more normal now. Frequently it holds its...
  16. ChickenMorals

    green diarrhea

    Went out to my flock today to realize that they're having very liquidy diarrhea. It is green, black, and white, and there is a ton of it. Checked their bums: their feathers are all sticky and caked with it! It's dried, so I think it's been going on for a while. Please keep in mind these aren't...
  17. dodochick92

    HEN IS SICK! PLEASE HELP ASAP

    I have a 7-8 year old red sex link battery hen named dodo. She has had no vent feathers for about six months where she originally did. Now she has stopped laying, she has bad diarrhea, she is not eating and drinking, she is lethargic, her rump is soft, red and dry. If someone could please help...
  18. H

    My chicken is ill

    Hi, my family are new chicken owners. We have 2 white Sussex hens. Recently we came back from holiday and found one of the hens incredibly ill. Whilst we were away we left her with relatives (I regret this greatly now!) And I think they told us that the hens coop would leak and get wet during...
  19. H

    Young Muscovy duck with diarrhea

    I was given two young Muscovy ducks (male and female) by a neighbor whom I'm farm sitting for. The male was being severely picked on by an older male duck and possibly a rooster that they were housed with. All his tail feathers had been pulled out and his bottom was picked at till it bled. I...
  20. Aspen Anderson

    Hen's feces doesn't look digested, full of grass - Advice?

    Our three oldest hens - all almost 5 months old - have had diarrhea for a while now. I've looked up some suggestions, and I am currently working on the following: Changing their water source (as the current one is dripping, attracting flies and getting their food wet) Deworming them (I haven't...
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