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big fat crop and still eating...?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by devora, Aug 28, 2007.

  1. devora

    devora Chillin' With My Peeps

    If a chicken’s crop is full (big and packed tight), will it still continue to eat? And eat. And eat. And…

    Today the Turken’s crop was jam packed by about 4p and yet, wow, did she keep on packing it in. She’s a responsible bird so I know it’s not the munchies, so what gives? I’ll check her first thing in the morning; just curious if they will eat, and…well, you get the idea.
     
  2. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    Maybe she's got PMS? I always feel like that - I just have to fight the urge to keep eating even though I'm NOT hungry.[​IMG]

    Written as I sit here, staring at the unopened bag of Oreos on the counter....[​IMG]

    Just kidding of course - hope you get an response from someone who knows a better answer.

    Susan
     

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