Turkeys, Functional disorders, Digestive system
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THE condition known as pendulous crop occurs occasionally in a mild form in fowls, but the most commonly reported cases concern the classical symptoms that occur from time to time in turkeys.
The condition is also referred to as baggy crop, dropped crop, hanging crop and sour crop, and causes mortality, poor development and emaciation within turkey flocks in some areas.
Bacon, M E.
"Pendulous crop of turkeys,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 9
, Article 5.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol9/iss10/5