First experience with sour crop...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickensRheaven, Dec 30, 2009.

  1. chickensRheaven

    chickensRheaven Out Of The Brooder

    38
    1
    24
    Sep 21, 2008
    Farmington, Maine
    Wow. I never thought...well let's just say that I counted my blessings...for never having any trouble with my flock..but one of my hens was very listless this morning and upon picking her up felt her very squishy crop. I (of course) went online and read to hold her upside down and massage. I went right out and worked her crop...out it came. Gross! It even gushed from her eyes. I felt so bad. I can't get her to eat or drink. I tried dropper....nothing. I attempted yogurt...nothing...she is an a warm place with shavings and some food and water. I am going to go check on her in a few minutes....any advice?
     
  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

    3,476
    86
    258
    Nov 4, 2008
    Cross Lanes, WV
    How is she doing today?
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by