Blood in chick poo

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Carolyn&Ron, May 15, 2008.

  1. Carolyn&Ron

    Carolyn&Ron In the Brooder

    Apr 16, 2008
    We just bought these 6 Americonnas at our feed store last Sat. We are keeping them in a box in the house with a lamp over them for warmth. They have been doing fine until today I saw one spot of poo that was dark and when I gathered it with a paper towel I saw there was some blood in it. They are eating medicating baby chick feed. Any suggestions?
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    Could be Cocci? [​IMG]
  3. I have seen some reddish blood in poo too I wouldnt worry to much about it unless they start getting runny diarrea.
  4. dlhunicorn

    dlhunicorn Human Encyclopedia

    Jan 11, 2007
    separate and monitor that chick and if it keeps the bloody poo next poo then treat with amprollium (Corrid) or sulmet following treatment instructions exactly .

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