is this systoms of sour crop?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by bucky52, Mar 2, 2013.

  1. bucky52

    bucky52 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hen pecking at the ground as if she was eating,and clear liquid was running out of her mouth.she did this several times.i felt of her crop and it was empty.she was acting OK.if sour crop treat her with olive oil and message her crop?
     
  2. garbagePaw

    garbagePaw Out Of The Brooder

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    I am going to bump this for you. I am curious also. My understanding is that if she had sour crop the crop would not be empty - it would be full of food, some rotting, because that is what produces the foul smell hence the name "sour crop"... but I am no expert.
     
  3. bucky52

    bucky52 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks.
     

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