Dirty backsides

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by saydeezipper, Apr 22, 2018.

  1. saydeezipper

    saydeezipper In the Brooder

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    The backsides of my 3 hens are pretty dirty. What causes this & I do I treat it?

    Thank you
     
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Set 40 eggs Jan. 2!

    What age are your hens?
    What do you feed them?
    What breed are they?

    Can you post a few pictures of them?


    Welcome to posting!
    :yesss:
     
  3. Rosypetals

    Rosypetals Chirping

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    Chickens just get dirty, they’re animals outside. If you really want to clean it, take a large 2x1x2 storage bin, fill up about 4 inches with water and some dish soap and wipe. It isn’t a problem to worry about.
     
  4. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Set 40 eggs Jan. 2!

    Dirty as in dirt on them or is it poop or is it bug debris?
     

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