Dirty Butts! What should I do?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chicky Crazy, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. Chicky Crazy

    Chicky Crazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2013
    I have two rocks and lately their butts have been so dirty. My white rock's bottom is completely brown, and the bard rock's bottom has poop hanging off of her feathers. Do I need to do something, or should I leave it?
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  3. Chicky Crazy

    Chicky Crazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2013
    Yes they are laying! Thank you for the article.
     
  4. Suzie

    Suzie Overrun With Chickens

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    A worm infestation can also cause their backsides to be dirty...have you recently de-wormed your flock ? If not it may be prudent to treat them for any worm problems...
     

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