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Is this normal poop?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by szczur, Sep 26, 2015.

  1. szczur

    szczur Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 30, 2015
    I feed my 8 week old chicks Dumor chicken grower/starter, which is a lot darker looking than the chick starter I had them on previously. They are 8 weeks and have already had a bought of coccidiosis with hamburger poop. I treated that with corid in the water for 2 weeks at the recommended dosages on this site. [​IMG]

    Theu alternate this with normal looking poo and there is more normal looking poop than this kind. Is is regular cecal poop that is just dark due to the darker chicken feed??
  2. casportpony

    casportpony Poop Inspector General Premium Member

    Jun 24, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! Looks like normal cecal poop to me. :D


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