Poop looks likemtar!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by prahatexas, May 22, 2011.

  1. prahatexas

    prahatexas New Egg

    May 2, 2011
    [​IMG] I am a newbie. I am not sure which one but poop looks like tar or thick molasses also the color of molasses. They are acting normal. I had some organic fertilizer out. Could they have eaten that???
  2. Chew593

    Chew593 Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's cecal poo and totally normal. Every so often they have a poop like that. You can do a search for it and see that your chickies are fine.
    ETA this link: everything you'll ever want to know about normal and abnormal chicken poo.
    Last edited: May 22, 2011
  3. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

    Apr 24, 2010

    Its perfectly normal, nothing to worry about. It happens every 8-10 times a chicken poops.
    Last edited: May 22, 2011

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