Black poo?!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Red&Yellow, May 11, 2010.

  1. Red&Yellow

    Red&Yellow Songster

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    I've been noticing my EEs have been pooing nasty, solid-coloured black that smells NASTY for about a week or two. The bedding they have is straw, they've been eating 18% protein layer/breeder/broiler feed from Southern States, they're a year old. It dosen't happen EVERY poo, but there is quite a bit of black poo. They have 24/7 access to water and feed, the egg laying has dropped off just a tiny bit. Any ideas? Pleease and thank you.
     

  2. ShaggysGirl

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    Are they eating any sunflower seeds? Mine poop black when they eat them.
     
  3. TipsyDog

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  4. Red&Yellow

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    They are not eating sunflower seeds (I'm positive [​IMG] )


    The poo is extremely black, like tar black. Not chocolate-y at all. [​IMG]
     

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