Is it a Prolapse?

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Madcap621, Jan 15, 2011.

  1. Madcap621

    Madcap621 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 30, 2009
    Middle Tennessee
    When I was vent sexing my birds I noticed that one of the 5 hens had a cherry red, round mass about 1 centimeter extruded from her vent when I lifted her tail [​IMG] . It receded back into her vent almost immediately & doesn't extrude when she is free........ [​IMG] ......... I am not sure if this hen is laying. I have never gotten more than 4 eggs in a day. I am thinking I should cull her?
  2. Stellar

    Stellar The Quail Lady

    Feb 6, 2010
    Tampa Bay
    If you have some preparation H, I would put some on her vent and then isolate her.

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