DUCKLING CHOKING HELPPP NOWWWW

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by stormie, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. stormie

    stormie Out Of The Brooder

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    He is trying to regurgitate it but fails and he is trying to swallow and I have dipped his bill in water several times. HELP
     
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    can you see what he is choking on? what was he eating??
     
  3. stormie

    stormie Out Of The Brooder

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    his food he was really hungry i guess he ate to much before drinking i guess what do I do?!
     
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    if you can see it, maybe hold him upside down and try to grab it?
     
  5. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    is he still choking now? can he drink his water at all by himself? if he can get his water thats the best thing for him..but dont force water down his throat..it will go into his lungs...
     
  6. kees

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    Is there any way that you could reach in with a pair of forceps and remove the obstruction?

    Suzy
     
  7. stormie

    stormie Out Of The Brooder

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    he is fine now. thanks
     
  8. stormie

    stormie Out Of The Brooder

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    Can you guys help me on the fact I have a pestering duckling it in the post labeled PESTERING DUCKLING GETTING ANNOYING. I really worried.
     
  9. nettie

    nettie Enslaved by Indoor Ducks

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    it also helps to slightly moisten their food during the first week of life. You have to change it abut ever 2-3 hours so it doesn't go bad or moldy. I had duckling choke before too, and this seemed to help alot.
     

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