Chicken Poop

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Wonder Mom, Oct 1, 2013.

  1. Wonder Mom

    Wonder Mom In the Brooder

    Jun 16, 2013
    I've looked at the poop chart and I still can't figure it out: my chicken is making flatulant noises and shooting a a very awful smelling, watery poop. I don't see any worms in it. Sometimes the poo is normal but often it's this watery stinky mess. Any insight, please?
  2. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress

    Sep 6, 2007
    Corydon, Indiana
    I know some feeds produce smellier poo. That's why I stick to Purina.
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

    Jul 24, 2013
    It might be something that she's eaten, but I'm not sure exactly what it could be. Is she always like this? It might just be something about her; maybe her digestive system is a bit abnormal. I'd give her some probiotics and see if that makes a difference.

    Worms can cause liquidy, smelly droppings too. Even if you don't see worms in the droppings, she might still have them. I think that you should deworm, just be be sure. Get some Valbazen or Safeguard dewormers, as they are good broad spectrum wormers. You can also use the Worminator, which is another dewormer. I use it, and its works fine for me. Here is a link to it:
  4. Wonder Mom

    Wonder Mom In the Brooder

    Jun 16, 2013
    Thank you, I'll try it!
    Last edited: Oct 1, 2013

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