my chicken is pooping brown diarea

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Berynn, Dec 29, 2007.

  1. Berynn

    Berynn Cooped Up

    Oct 13, 2007
    why would a ten month old poop brown, I just got her watery diarea
  2. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Is it all the time or occasionally?
    Most birds have a really awful loose poop from the blind pouches in their's known as Splort and smell bad. That's one or two out of every other 5 or6 poops.
  3. Berynn

    Berynn Cooped Up

    Oct 13, 2007
    I will keep an eye on her, i am not sure, but thanks, I also but some worm medicine in her water
  4. sammi

    sammi Songster

    Dec 21, 2007
    Southeast USA
    what wormer are you using?

    please say what all you are feeding.

    is she eating and drinking?
    is she alert?
    does she act sleepy?

    it's possible she could have intestinal coccidiosis..
    is she thin?
    medicines for that are available from a vet or farm/feed/livestock supply stores.
    I prefer Corid or Amprol if you can get it.

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