Red Cabbage = navy blue poo!

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Quillgirl, Sep 6, 2009.

  1. Quillgirl

    Quillgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    248
    1
    111
    Aug 2, 2009
    Metro Atlanta
    I've just discovered that red cabbage is processed into a very interesting shade of blue poo that resembles a blob of crayola crayon in navy blue! Ach! [​IMG]
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    28,907
    116
    408
    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    And purple stuff makes neon green. [​IMG]
     
  3. 1birdlady

    1birdlady Chillin' With My Peeps

    137
    0
    119
    Nov 13, 2008
    Spring, Texas
    Oh Man.......we fed our BR's some ripe elderberries, talk about PURPLE poops! They were EVERYwhere! [​IMG]
     
  4. StupidBird

    StupidBird Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,066
    13
    191
    Apr 8, 2009
    GA
    and I was soooo embarrassed when I rushed to the doc with bright red pee...I had gorged on fresh beets the night before. [​IMG]
     
  5. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    14,367
    32
    316
    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    Gross. Navy blue poo? priceless stories to tell near the camp fire!
     
  6. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    28,907
    116
    408
    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Quote:Drink some grape kool-aid next time you decide to gorge on beets. A party in the toilet bowl. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. DianeB

    DianeB Chillin' With My Peeps

    592
    3
    141
    Mar 12, 2009
    Not surprising, they use red cabbage as food coloring for some all natural soy yogurts.

    DB
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by