Slate-blue-green poo....yes more poo! and dead chicken

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by ESofVA, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. ESofVA

    ESofVA Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can anyone tell me what might be wrong with a chicken that looks fine one day, appears not to feel so good the next, then die with this kind of poo collected on her butt over night??? I have seen this same thing a couple of times before in other chickens.

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  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

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    My Coop
  3. JerseyGiantfolk

    JerseyGiantfolk Overrun With Chickens

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  4. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

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    vent gleet is usually a creamy white color because it is a yeast type infection

    if you have had more than one bird die from this, i would suggest sending a bird in for necropsy.
     

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