Duck needs pain/antibiotics meds, what can I use??

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by secuono, May 22, 2012.

  1. secuono

    secuono Songster

    May 29, 2010
    TSC does not have Tylan 50, just the 200 and that costs $33, not worth it.
    I do have a bottle of Penicillin, can I use that? If so, how much and where do I inject it?

    This is a Pekin duck, not fully grown and was attacked by a stupid fox about a week ago.
    He doesn't want to die, been moving, eating and drinking/swimming more each day.
    So I guess he weighs around 5-7lbs, no idea. How much per pound do I give a duck?
    We don't have any Baytril, dog used it all on her cough.
    Last edited: May 22, 2012

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