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Q: Green poop
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jeff tyler

My snake has green poop does it need to go to the vet
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Topics: Digestive
Species: Pythons > Morelia > Morelia spilota ssp
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Member Comment 6/14/2013 10:04:01 PM

Sylvias

yes

 
Member Comment 6/14/2013 11:25:46 PM

Sonja K. Reptiles

What snake, how long have you had it and what is its diet?

 
Member Comment 6/15/2013 7:26:13 AM

durante

Has the snake been eating? I heard of some liver disease creates the bile& it will be passed even if a snake isn't eating. From the photo it looks like just urine that green stuff. It could be a few different things though from parasites to an unhealthy digestive system. I would suggest going to the vet with a fresh fecal sample soon.

 
Author Comment 6/15/2013 11:17:04 AM

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Member Comment 6/15/2013 12:09:51 PM

Cenobite

That looks like way too much bile.

 
Member Comment 6/15/2013 12:49:42 PM

Sonja K. Reptiles

Is that from a snake? Looks like it's bird poop out on a deck???

 
Member Comment 6/15/2013 2:11:45 PM

SapphireTigress

I'd say yes vet, and asap.

 
Member Comment 6/15/2013 8:37:11 PM

zharper

That's some freakin' weird a$$ S%*@  Whenever I think that, I go to the vet :)

 
Member Comment 6/17/2013 12:46:43 AM

aecianlikessnakes

Bright colors such as green, orange and yellow indicate bile in the poo... Get him to a vet! He might be having kidney or liver problems!

 
Member Comment 6/17/2013 9:56:34 PM

aSnakeLovinBabe
What the....!?! Oh my god! I have literally never seen anything like that before.
 
Author Comment 6/18/2013 9:19:19 AM

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Member Comment 6/18/2013 3:09:19 PM

NikiP

Let us know what they find!

 
Member Comment 6/25/2013 12:35:20 PM

ballpythonlover

you really need to see a vet. The green stuff is either bile (digestive juice produced in the liver) or urine. But I personally think it's bile. Just make sure you go to a vet that is educated about herps and snakes!!!

 
Member Comment 6/27/2013 2:43:53 PM

Cenobite

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