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Duck with black patch under foot (may be bumblefoot?) and swollen joints.

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Gyoza, Nov 26, 2012.

  1. Gyoza

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    My poor duck both of his foot has dark red near black patch under his feet and a swollen joint on his left foot.
    Is the dark coloured patch bumblefoot?
    How do I cure his swollen joint?

    Thank you

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  2. willowbranchfarm

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    A better picture would help. Soak its feet in Epsom salt and warm water.
     
  3. Gyoza

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  5. Gyoza

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    Okay I'll get the needed material and try the surgery method.

    How about the swollen joint?


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  6. willowbranchfarm

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    I dont know. Its probably an an infection from the bumblefoot or got injured some way. Soaking it in the salt water might help.
     

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