where is the crop at?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by cherokeechick33, Apr 5, 2009.

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    cherokeechick33 Out Of The Brooder

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    okay I saw that if you rub your chickens' crop you can tell if or what they have been eating. so on a chicken where would the crop be? pics/drawinngs would help alot please!
    Thanks
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  2. Upper left breast... You'll know it when you feel it, it's mushy feeling if empty or can feel golfballish in size and sort of hard if it has feed in it, it can get quite large and you can often see it sticking out from the birds breast when it's gorged itself...
     
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    I drew a picture does this seem right?

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