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Lame Duck?

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My grandma recently bought two little ducklings and they have been growing faster then weeds! But we have a yellow one that doesn't walk much even when outside. She hobbles for a bit and then will just lay down.. In the water she loves to swim but walking around doesn't seem to be her strong suit. Any ideas? (I will be adding a picture tomorrow of the little ones)
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Let her swim more.. might make her legs stronger
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This may be a niacin deficiency. Some ducklings need more niacin than their feed provides.

Have you been providing supplemtal niacin? If so this could be something else.

Follow my flock on instagram and on my blog herouxpotager.com

 

My Flock: 5 ducks, 2 drakes - All Saxonies.

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Follow my flock on instagram and on my blog herouxpotager.com

 

My Flock: 5 ducks, 2 drakes - All Saxonies.

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