Duck leg mites?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by new2chkns, Oct 21, 2014.

  1. new2chkns

    new2chkns Hatching

    Mar 16, 2014
    Erskine, AB, Canada
    I have noticed what I think to be leg mites on my chickens. I saw from a distanced the chickens legs looking raised—but was unable to get up close to really get a good look.

    If that is the case for the chickens, can the same be said for the ducks as well? Thanks!

  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    Ducks don't seem to get quite as many health problems as chickens. I suggest you work out a way to gently get ahold of your birds and look them over closely, to be sure.

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