6 week old male Peking duck Pants.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by suesunfl, Feb 19, 2015.

  1. suesunfl

    suesunfl In the Brooder

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    Hi guys, I have 5 6week old peking ducks. The male has panted and seemed too warm from the time they arrived.
    A friend told me that this is normal but seems listless. The girls are more active than he is. Is this normal? Any help would be appreciated!
     
  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    Welcome to BYC! I'd recommend posting your questions in the "Duck" or "Emergencies, Diseases, Injuries, and Cures" section.
     
  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Definitely post on the ducks thread and emergencies - in as much detail as possible. Are you using a heat lamp, maybe he just needs an area he can move to, to get away from the heat.
     
  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Sorry to hear about your duck :hugs Hope you are able to get him back to full health soon.

    Good luck with them :frow
     
  6. N F C

    N F C booooo!

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    Welcome to BYC! Hope you can get the answers you need and all is well. Nice to have you join us!
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    I'm sorry to hear about your duckling! I would definitely post in the Emergencies section for some helpful answers. Good luck, and I hope he turns out okay!
     
  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Hope your duckling is OK.
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our "flock!"

    I hope your duckling is okay.
     

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