Chickens eating wisteria...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CDS85, Mar 17, 2016.

  1. CDS85

    CDS85 Out Of The Brooder

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    We recently moved and since things have started blooming again we have come to realize where we put our chicken run has wisteria vine. Is this ok for our chickens to be eating? I am now noticing blue poop around the chicken run as well. I figured it was from them eating the wisteria but I'm just not wanting them to get sick from it.[​IMG]
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - maybe if you post in the "emergencies, diseases, injuries and cures" forum you may get some answers. In the meantime, here's a thread that may be of use.

    all the best
    CT
     
  3. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Interesting, I don't think I've seen blue poop before. I hope it's not harmful but just to make sure, use the forum info CTKen mentioned.

    It's nice to have you here!
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  6. sarahandjay

    sarahandjay Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome and wisteria is one of those plants that is sometimes on the do not eat list or watch list or perfectly okay list depending who you ask.
    The blue poop could be coming from other things like red cabbage elderberries or blueberries. But im guessing wisteria could have the same effect as you can use it for dye.
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. CDS85

    CDS85 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you guys I will try the other thread and see.
     

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