Impacted crop?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by wendychicklawyr, Sep 3, 2013.

  1. wendychicklawyr

    wendychicklawyr Songster

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    My 4 month old light brahma ( just got her thurs) is lethargic and her crop is full in am. What do I do?
     
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    Is it full of fluid, seed or grass?

    -Kathy
     
  3. wendychicklawyr

    wendychicklawyr Songster

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    No, its kinda hard, but i can move it around. the guy i bought her from said she wasnt used to free feeding, i guess he threw food down for them, so could it be just that she is over eating?
     
  4. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General

    If she's lethargic and her crop didn't clear, I suspect that something is going on. Is she drinking?

    -Kathy
     
  5. wendychicklawyr

    wendychicklawyr Songster

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    Yes she is drinking, i put electrolytes and probiotic in her water. We have her isolated to see if the crop goes down. im so worried about her.
     
  6. wendychicklawyr

    wendychicklawyr Songster

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    Good news she is better .. We isolated her and gave her bread soaked in olive oil and massaged her crop :)
     

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