impacted crop

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by CoalLucker, Jan 22, 2017.

  1. CoalLucker

    CoalLucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how do you tell if a chicken has an impacted crop? one of my hens is a little thin and the crop looks a little lopsided, but sure if that's normal. any advice helps, thank you
     
  2. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    An Impacted crop will be stone hard.Can you take a picture?
     
  3. CoalLucker

    CoalLucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    this is the best pic i could get if her-- she's always on the move
     
  4. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She looks good and healthy.When she is on the roost feel her crop.
     
  5. CoalLucker

    CoalLucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the feathers near the edge of her crop/breast area are pushed out more than the others
    if that helps
     

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