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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Bella's Love, Oct 5, 2010.

  1. Bella's Love

    Bella's Love New Egg

    Jun 18, 2010
    I started with my small flock this past June with 2 barred rocks, and 1 astralorp. In addition to those I now have 2 rhode island reds and 4 golden laced wyadottes. I love them all very much. BYC has been so helpful for me starting out. I have a health question though. My barred rock rooster, now about 4 1/2 months old, started with blood in his stools a week ago. He still seems active, ranging around the yard, eating, coming up on the porch for his morning hello. I am worried about him. Any thoughts or suggestions?[​IMG]
  2. OregonChickenGal

    OregonChickenGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2010
    Central Oregon
  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    Welcome from an imp in Washington

    You joined a great site.

    And Oregon Chicken Gal is correct. Blood in the poop can mean Cocci.

  4. Bella's Love

    Bella's Love New Egg

    Jun 18, 2010
    Thank you both for your time and advice.
  5. mgw

    mgw Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 29, 2010
    Eastern Wa.
    welcome from Eastern Wa. better keep a close eye on roo, maybe quarintine. try posting a questin in the illness and disease section.
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. Good advice given. Good luck. [​IMG]
  7. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC from The Pampered Pullets Farm in Ocala, FL

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