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Crop issues

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by owner of RIR, Jun 6, 2017.

  1. owner of RIR

    owner of RIR New Egg

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    I have a hen with a large crop. I thought it may have been impacted and then sour, but I am truly not sure. She has had it for five days now and it has not gotten better. She has been contained the last three days with only a nibble of food today. Poor girl is starving. She is very energetic, wants to eat and be around the others.

    Crop:
    NO foul smell
    Size of large egg
    Pliable and squishy
    She burps and gurgles when I rub the crop
    She also poops (small, little watery, but solid and brown)

    I have tried ACV in water, olive oil syringe, cinnamon/baking soda/water concoction, no food except today (softened)

    I am in need of advice since this is my first time with chickens. Any help or suggestions? Thank you!
     
  2. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Professional in training Premium Member

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  3. owner of RIR

    owner of RIR New Egg

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