Do beats make chicken poop red?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MILOCHICKEN, Nov 27, 2016.

  1. MILOCHICKEN

    MILOCHICKEN Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A few of our chicken are pooping red poops. I am concerned. Is this a disease or just the beats we put in the chicken coop?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Have you ever eaten beets ? Same thing with chickens. I am not certain that is what is happening with your birds, but it is a strong possibility.
     
  3. chickens really

    chickens really Chicken Obsessed

    It is the Beets.......Purple cabbage gives them a Blueish poop........They will be fine......You are what you eat!


    Cheers!
     
  4. MILOCHICKEN

    MILOCHICKEN Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank You
     

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