Duckling with sore neck

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Duckieduck, May 2, 2017.

  1. Duckieduck

    Duckieduck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two indian runner ducklings and one of them has a no fur on the back of it's neck and it looks red and sore. I have never seen the other duckling pecking it but assume thats what has happened. What should I do? I don't want to separate them but also dont want it to get worse. Any ideas please? Thank you!
     
  2. Debs Flock

    Debs Flock Birds on the brain Premium Member

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    Any chance you could post a photo?

    I vaguely recall my ducklings looking a bit bare at the back of their necks when feathers were starting to come in, but don't remember seeing any redness at all.
     
  3. chickens really

    chickens really Chicken Obsessed

    Put out more fun things...:)...Ducks are feathered Puppies and love to noodle..:)...

    Boredom came to mind..:(
     

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