My first baby ducks! Please help!
Is there anything wrapped around her leg, near the top?
Another guess is she's sprained it. An Epsom salt compress might help. Warning - Epsom salt is a serious laxative!!!! Do not let her ingest any! Just soak a clean rag with some Epsom salt dissolved in water, wrap her foot and hold her for a few minutes. Do that a few times a day.
It won't work to put her in water with Epsom salts because ducklings drink their bathwater
I need to turn in soon, I'll check back in the morning.
Edited by Amiga - 2/1/16 at 8:13pm
Does it feel warmer compared to the other foot? Any event happen before you noticed the swelling? Whats her diet/feed? Was she ever dropped?
It seems to slowly be going down. I have been doing the Epsom salt soak. (Not letting her drink any) and have her and one other in a small area alone so she can heal. I think that has been helping. She just isn't growing as fast but she is an Indian runner and the rest are welsh harlequin and khaki Campbell.
You might consider poultry vitamins once a week or two for all of them, just as a boost.