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dead turkeys?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by mayrooni, Aug 1, 2016.

  1. mayrooni

    mayrooni Out Of The Brooder

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    this is my first go around with turkeys. i have 3 that are about 12 weeks old. last week i had one that randomly died. i *thought* i saw green poop in the pen. today, i found another dead and it clearly had green poop. i havent noticed any other signs. thoughts on this? i have other turkeys that are housed with them that are younger.
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    Sorry about your losses.

    Would be best to have a necropsy done by a lab, or you could do one yourself. Keep a very close eye on all the others because there is a very good chance you're going to lose more if you don't figure out what the three died of.

    -Kathy
     
  3. FarmerMac

    FarmerMac Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Were your turkeys healthy and just died overnight? or did they show some type of illness.
     
  4. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    First post said green poop, and green poop is a sign of illness .

    -Kathy
     

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