Deer Corn Stuck In Crop

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mtnhomechick, May 30, 2010.

  1. mtnhomechick

    mtnhomechick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2008
    Mountain Home, AR
    I think one of my girls has deer corn stuck in her crop........I can feel it in there and she's not doing well. Any Idea's? Thanks.........Mary
     
  2. mtnhomechick

    mtnhomechick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2008
    Mountain Home, AR
    Wondering if I gave her some oil in a syringe if that would help her get the corn down from the crop? Anyone?
     
  3. Bassleg

    Bassleg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She will be OK just keep an eye on her.
     
  4. hinchbug

    hinchbug Out Of The Brooder

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    Give her the oil and make sure she has access to fresh water. Also sometimes yogurt helps things go down. Good luck.
     
  5. jojo@rolling acres farm

    [email protected] acres farm Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 15, 2009
    Nebraska
    Years ago (and even now) that's what many chickens were fed and survived on. It's just whole kernal corn that hasn't been ground to a finer texture. She should be fine. Her gizzard will do all the grinding she needs...
     
  6. arch_cpj

    arch_cpj Chillin' With My Peeps

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    one caviate I see here alot of folks feed grains as do I and free range as do I BUTTTTTTTTT you feeding the proper grit this is essental in my opinion
     
  7. MotherJean

    MotherJean Chillin' With My Peeps

  8. MotherJean

    MotherJean Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Hate it when it duplicates posts.
     
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  9. MotherJean

    MotherJean Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] duplicate post
     
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