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Duck with swollen abdomen

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by EchoLakeHens, Oct 31, 2014.

  1. EchoLakeHens

    EchoLakeHens In the Brooder

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    I have a 7 month old khaki Campbell female that has a very swollen squishy abdomen. When you push on it she gasps. She's not have hard breathing but opens her mouth every now and then. Does anybody know what could be her problem?
     

  2. Michael Apple

    Michael Apple Crowing

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    I wish I had an answer for you, but it could be a number of things:
    http://www.duckhealth.com/duckhlth.html
    I grew with ducks in addition to other poultry, but it has been many years. I only raise chickens these days. I suggest seeking an avian veterinarian for proper diagnosis and treatment as soon as you can.
     
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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  4. EchoLakeHens

    EchoLakeHens In the Brooder

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    Thanks, I'll look into it.
     

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