Chick poo question

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bygrace53, Oct 17, 2013.

  1. bygrace53

    bygrace53 Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 4, 2013
    I have 8 chicks. Four are 2 weeks today, four are 1 week today. I have seen an orangeish mustard somewhat runny poo in the brooder box. I've seen normal ones as well. Is this anything to be concerned about? It does look a little like this photo that someone posted earlier with the word Ceacal, I'm not sure what that means. But it looks this color and maybe even a tad runnier.
  2. chickencrazy999

    chickencrazy999 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2013
    England, UK
    Hmm Well It looks like it might be down to stress it looks like a stress poo I know quail are totally different but when They get a bit stressed they poo like that but are absolutely fine after they had calmed down
  3. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Flock Master Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio

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