Could the Duck People with Ducks or Ducklings Having Seizures Please Check in Here?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Amiga, Jul 5, 2016.

  1. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    I can think of three cases this week...

    Wondering if there is a common thread, and if we could aggregate what we have found out here in this thread.....
     
  2. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

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    Great idea!

    It would be good to give the ducks age, the symptoms seen when the duck was having a seizure and what they were doing just before the seizure. For example, most seizures involve convulsions - uncontrollable muscles contracting and relaxing repeatedly, shaking, drooling, passing out, etc.

    I'm not one of the three, but I had a duckling that would pass out when it got stressed. This occurred at a very young age and it grew out of it. I was very fortunate it wasn't something more serious.
     
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  3. vanillachai

    vanillachai Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If there's any more info I can provide about mine, let me know.
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Very good idea Amiga.
     

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