1. Come check out hundreds of awesome coop pages (and a few that need suggestions) in our 2018 Coop Rating Project!

Meat birds 3 wks old getting pasty butt

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by wegotchickens2, Oct 21, 2012.

  1. wegotchickens2

    wegotchickens2 In the Brooder

    Oct 28, 2008
    Sandpoint, N. Idaho
    Hello all. We have 19 meat birds that are all doing great except they started getting poopie butts this week, all are healthy and no real problems just wondering if they're growing too fast and this has something to do with it?

  2. fried green eggs

    fried green eggs Songster

    Mar 25, 2011
    S.E. Michigan
    Meatbirds are little eating and poop machines. You need to limited food to 12 hours per day so, they don't grow too fast and develop problems.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by