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Dirty Nose

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by SydneyAshcraft, May 16, 2016.

  1. SydneyAshcraft

    SydneyAshcraft Just Hatched

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    I have had my two pekin ducks for roughly a month and have noticed that their noses are clogged with what looks to me like dirt. I didn't want to try and get it out myself because I don't want to hurt their fragile beaks. Any suggestions on what I should do?
     
  2. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us. I'd suggest posting on the "Duck" forum for the best advice.


    All the best
    CT
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    It may be dirt, they like to poke around in mud and water so it's possible.
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] glad you have joined us.

    I only have hens, no experience with ducks. But their nares get quite dirty - but they seem to clear that on their own.

    IMO if they are healthy and no signs of distress, just watch and see if they clear it alone?
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. SydneyAshcraft

    SydneyAshcraft Just Hatched

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    Where is the duck forum and how do you post on it?
     
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    SydneyAshcraft Just Hatched

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