Crop fills up on one side ~ then down overnight ... normal?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by GaNewChick, May 16, 2010.

  1. GaNewChick

    GaNewChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2009
    McDonough, Ga.
    The little guy's crop seems to only fill up on his right side ... but by the next morning it is down and normal. Anything to worry about?

    Thanks!!!!!
     
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    That is perfectly normal. The crop is on the right. And it goes down at night when they are not eating.

    Imp
     
  3. CoopCrazy

    CoopCrazy Brooder Boss

    Mar 3, 2009
    Columbus,IN
    Yep perfectly normal
     
  4. GaNewChick

    GaNewChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2009
    McDonough, Ga.
    Thanks....this little guy's crop gets bigger than what I'm used to seeing. Thanks for the quick response.

    Enjoy your Sunday!
     
  5. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Quote:Someone posted a pix here a few weeks ago with huge crops. Looked like they swallowed baseballs. [​IMG] Kinda freaked me out.

    Imp
     
  6. FrizzlesRule

    FrizzlesRule Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Everything sounds normal. Bigger crops usually means he/she is eating like a pig. I love to see my bantams eating and having big crops. I know they are happy and healthy.[​IMG]
     

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