Hen with Bloody Feces

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by HeavensHens88, Apr 28, 2017.

  1. HeavensHens88

    HeavensHens88 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello all-
    Yes, I know I should be probably able to answer this myself, but I inconveniently do not have time to page through my copious chicken health books. :he
    My friend has a hen who is defecating bloodied droppings. Unfortunately, I am not in fast and reliable contact with her, so I do not know the rest of the hen's symptoms. I will be editing this thread as soon as I hear.
    Thanks guys!
    ~Sarah
     
  2. The Angry Hen

    The Angry Hen Overrun With Chickens

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    If it is a little bit of blood, then that's normal. If it's a lot, then I'm sorry! I don't know the answer! [​IMG]

    Good Luck!
    -TAH
     
  3. PeepersMama

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    Subbing. Don't know to terribly much about diseases, but hey, maybe Ill randomly remember something! :p
     
  4. The Angry Hen

    The Angry Hen Overrun With Chickens

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    Maine. Yah, Anotha Mainah!
    Ya never know!
     
  5. ChickenMama6RIR

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    Is it cocci?
     
  6. HeavensHens88

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    That was my first immediate thought. :/
    My friend still hasn't written back to me with her hen's other symptoms, so it's kind of helpless without more info.... :barnie
     
  7. HeavensHens88

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    Update: It's almost undoubtedly cocci. She's treating her with Corid 9.6% and has completely isolated her from the flock.
    Any more suggestions you veterans have? ;)
     
  8. ChickenMama6RIR

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    I'm glad she at least knows what it is now. I hope her baby gets better (I know she us a full grown hen ;))
     

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