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Chicken Diarhea

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by davinad, Jan 11, 2009.

  1. davinad

    davinad Hatching

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    I had one of my RIR's with diarhea. I was feeding lots of greens and some yogurt, banana for treat, pomegranate, apple. I stopped with the extras for awhile and gave only scratch, 17% laying mash, sunflower and niger seeds and water. It seemed to clear up a bit and now, she has it again and has been losing weight. Another chicken now has it. One has watery green and the other (the thinner one) has white runny. Help.[​IMG]
     
  2. Can you post a pic of each ones poop.
    I am not at home today.
    I do not have access to my computer that has the
    information I need to answer your quesion.
    There is a site that shows abnormal poop, but
    I can not remember the URL
    Any one on here please help out.
     
  3. Comet Mum

    Comet Mum In the Brooder

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  4. davinad

    davinad Hatching

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    Okay, it appears the poop is okay. I am going to reintroduce some of the treats that they all like and see if she starts to gain weight. I got her at 1-1/2years old and she has always been a bit off. The temperature was about 10 degrees celcius so I turned it down to about 4 and they got a bit of fresh air today, although they didn't like the snow too much. Spoiled? Mmmmm maybe. Anyway, thanks for the help, I'll keep you updated.
    Davina
     
  5. Quote:Great website! [​IMG]
     
  6. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

    Apr 24, 2010
    Pennsylvania
    Quote:Great website! [​IMG]

    Yep, always comes in handy!
     

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