Aylesbury Ducks (not mine) - is this egg binding?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Amiga, Sep 29, 2014.

  1. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    I hope the Aylesbury ducks' people won't mind if I post this video - I have not seen this behavior though if I had to guess it would be egg binding. Could someone help brainstorm this?

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    One person I spoke with thinks there is an infection of the nervous system involved, so a strong antibiotic, like Baytril, along with Super B complex would be a treatment to consider.
     
    Last edited: Sep 30, 2014
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    I had a goose with similar issues. I did plenty of warm bath soakings and eventually she ended up passing some weird blob thing. She was fine after that.
     
  3. needlessjunk

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    ouch, that looks painful. Is that what to look for when egg bound?
     
  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    I don't feel that it is egg binding - more like ataxia - when an infection affects the nervous system. But I am not an expert, just trying to open this up for thoughts, ideas, experience.
     

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