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Black tar poo.....should i be worried???

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by roll8221, Feb 7, 2009.

  1. roll8221

    roll8221 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2008
    Central Florida
    I have some silkies in a tractor and one of them has black sticky tar poo. just wanna make sure its nothing to worry about or if its a sign of something serious......any help would be appreciated. thanks.
  2. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    I can't help you there, but if you hang out a moment someone who can will happen along!
  3. mylilchix

    mylilchix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Have you fed them black oil sunflower seeds recently? My hens start having black poos when they eat a lot of them.

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