broken lag??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by butch, May 22, 2011.

  1. butch

    butch Out Of The Brooder

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    My duckling has a lag that sticks out to the side, so he can't walk well at all, can I do anything to fix this probablem???
     
  2. fifenashia

    fifenashia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Sorry your duck is having a hard time [​IMG]

    Is it broken? If you feel the leg can you feel a break? Is it hot to the touch or swollen at all? If he can't bear any weight on it or it swings loose like a door then it may be broken, otherwise it could be a sprain. Maybe a splint would help?
     
  3. butch

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    now I don't think it is broken so it might be splay leg, can I fix that??
     
  4. fifenashia

    fifenashia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Last edited: May 22, 2011

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