Duck has sore eye and not eating

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Nicola123, Feb 29, 2016.

  1. Nicola123

    Nicola123 New Egg

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    Hi,

    I am new to this forum and to ducks really and I need some advice. We have 2 Cherry Valleys and 2 khaki Campbells and recently after coming home from our honeymoon I realised that one of the CVs has a sore eye, it's dark and looks like there is a circle around the eye. While we were away my sister was looking after them and I am not sure she managed to get clean water in their bath as it has been snowing/freezing. Their house also was damp but I have spent all morning cleaning their bath and house, I put the GoPro on them as they don't really like me being around, once I watched back I noticed that the duck was the first in the pool splashing but got pecked out by the others and then she preened herself for a while, but then just sat on the ground sleeping all morning. She didn't eat or go back in the pool once it was empty of the others.

    Not sure if I am over reacting but we have never had ducks before and I really don't want her to be suffering.

    Thank you

    Nicola[​IMG]
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. I'd suggest posting this in the "duck" section (go to Forum Nav and scroll down until you see "duck" and post your question there). I hope that someone will be able to help you out.

    Good luck

    CT
     
  3. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Please post on the Duck thread or "emergencies, diseases, injuries, cures, " thread. I'm sorry I don't know much about ducks.
     

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