Ewww! POOOP!!!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by moodusnewchick, Aug 14, 2008.

  1. moodusnewchick

    moodusnewchick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 15, 2008
    Ok, I know i posted to the accepting the poop post...but that's when it's expected, even a chicken sitting on your shoulder brings expected poop. Tonight, I had my first surprise ewwy poop! I went to the coop to help the children find roosting space amongst the meany teenagers. I picked up one and thought, hmm, she's awfully warm, must be b/c she was on the bottom of the cornered pile. NOPE, POOP all over my hand!! (it was 9pm, dark out, totally yucky surprise!)
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

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  3. MagsC

    MagsC Queen Of Clueless

    Jul 27, 2008
    But all a part of having chickens I suppose!
  4. hatchcrazzzy

    hatchcrazzzy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2007
    kemp texas
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  5. Small Town Girl

    Small Town Girl Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 1, 2008
    Bexley, OH
    I got my new chicks out earlier this evening for a little quality time. The first two were great. The second two chicks pooped about 7 times each in 20 minutes...... [​IMG]
  6. newchickenfamily

    newchickenfamily Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yep, I've done it too. [​IMG]
  7. goldnchocolate

    goldnchocolate Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 9, 2008
    Ewwwwww....there is nothing like the smell of a little chicken poop smushed onto your fingers :eek: and it's really hard to get the smell off even with repeated washings. I will sometimes lean on the outside of the nest box to look into the box and lo and behold there will be a fresh plop of chicken poop right where I lean my hand!
  8. Maryallison77

    Maryallison77 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2008
    Fountain, Florida
    :eek: So far I haven't been pooped on. And trust me I hug the girls most nights after they roost. Now that I said that it will probably happen--hehe [​IMG] I step in it, leaned over in it and have to scrub it off feeders so eventually I'll be pooped on. :mad: Oh what a wonderful thing I have to look forward too!!!! [​IMG]
    Last edited: Aug 15, 2008
  9. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

    Feb 4, 2007
    Leesville, SC
    You need to get some chicken diapers.
  10. mistylady

    mistylady Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 1, 2008
    Ohio near Coshocton
    I just try to think of it as "used food that wasn't needed" instead of poop. [​IMG]

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