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COME ON Duckling limp, gasping, sudden

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by quetsweyo, Jun 20, 2011.

  1. quetsweyo

    quetsweyo Chirping

    May 9, 2011
    A 3 day duckling that was fine an hour ago found panting, gasping. Limp in hand, rapid pulse, failing fast. Tried water, gently felt crop, throat-felt nothing. Lying on my chest, struggles a little, colapsed-heart stil beat mouth 2 mouth help not breathing heart still slow
    Last edited: Jun 20, 2011

  2. Iheartchicks<3:)

    Iheartchicks<3:) Songster

    Aug 1, 2010
    Mount Vernon, WA
    Is it too warm in your brooder? Any other symptoms?
  3. quetsweyo

    quetsweyo Chirping

    May 9, 2011
    Its not too warm, he died a few minutes ago. Id like to know why but im crying right now it was sudden he was running around with other eating and drinking maybe an hour ago. Ill be back later
  4. hispoptart

    hispoptart Songster

    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado
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    So Sorry for your loss.
    Last edited: Jun 21, 2011

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