Sour Crop

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by pamcpitts, Jan 21, 2014.

  1. pamcpitts

    pamcpitts Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 16, 2010
    West Palm Beach Florida
    My Peeka has a sour crop, and I held her upside down a couple times today and she did vomit both times, she is very still and not moving much, I gave her just a little water in a syringe, is this normal that she looks almost to her death with a lite breathing, she is inside a dog crate and nice and comfortable as I can make her any suggestions or advise?
  2. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive Flock Master Premium Member

    Apr 3, 2011
    southern Ohio
    Vomiting a chicken is very dangerous because they can aspirate and die. It is better to try and tube feed water to deal with crop problems.
  3. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

    Jun 24, 2012
    My Coop
    X2! That is the one thing I won't do with mine.


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