Looked at poop pics till I'm sick. Still???

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by dovecanyon, Jan 16, 2010.

  1. dovecanyon

    dovecanyon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of my girls has started pooping jet black poo. Shape and texture are normal, but it is solid black. At first I thought someone had tossed a couple of black olives in the run. I have looked at all the poop pics I can find, but none have solid black. Nobody seems sick, all three girls are eating, drinking, and acting completely normal. Any ideas? Should I be worried? This is not blackish, or black/white, but is dark, jet black. Thanks for your help!
     
  2. purpletree23

    purpletree23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've had a chicken or 2 do this on occasion. I'm not sure it's something they ate or just a different color poop like chocolate brown cecal poop. Unless they exhibit other symptoms i don't think I'd worry about it.

    Maybe someone else has more information or knowledge.[​IMG]
     
  3. miss_thenorth

    miss_thenorth Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Last edited: Jan 16, 2010
  4. dovecanyon

    dovecanyon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    miss_thenorth, there is no link to the page... could you try again? Thanks!

    I'm really not worried, yet, since they all seem fine. It's just so strange looking...
     
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  5. miss_thenorth

    miss_thenorth Chillin' With My Peeps

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    added it [​IMG]
     

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