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Duckling with clear poop?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Madaline706, Apr 4, 2017.

  1. Madaline706

    Madaline706 In the Brooder

    Mar 29, 2017
    I've recently adopted 2 ducklings, and they are about 2 weeks old now. One is always jumping around, happy and healthy. But the other has always been timid and didn't really like to be touched. But recently, I've noticed the timid duck has been pooping clear and almost gel like. It also is lacking a lot of energy and lets me touch it, which to me isn't normal. Is there something wrong? And if so, how can I fix it?

  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Chicken tender Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    Ducks drink a lot of water so their poop is always watery. Best you can do is try to keep a clean dry brooder with fresh feed and clean water, as well as providing correct heat for their age. Beyond that there's not much else you can do. Either it will be okay or it won't. If you are concerned than you will need to find a vet who will look at it.

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