streak of pink in stool; is it blood? Should I do anything?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Coffee4Me, Jun 1, 2010.

  1. Coffee4Me

    Coffee4Me Out Of The Brooder

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    My week and a half old EE has passed two stools (that I've noticed) that have a streak of pink in them. Should I be concerned or is this normal?
     
  2. Coffee4Me

    Coffee4Me Out Of The Brooder

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    Doesn't anyone know?
     
  3. crazyhen

    crazyhen Overrun With Chickens

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    Usually this is intestinal linning, that they slough off. Blood would be different. This is normal. Good luck with your chicks Gloria Jean
     
  4. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

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    I would just keep an eye on it [​IMG]
     
  5. chickenwhisperer123

    chickenwhisperer123 Whispers Loudly

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    Unless its blood, or there is ALOT of it, I wouldnt worry. [​IMG]
     
  6. Coffee4Me

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    Thank you for the responses. You are all such a big help!
     

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