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Ducks beak is chipped

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by btusing, Feb 26, 2016.

  1. btusing

    btusing In the Brooder

    May 26, 2015
    So my female ducks beak is chipped off on the edge. She seems fine and it doesn't seem to bother her. I read that I should put cream on it but she is nearing and rarely leaves her nest. If I go to grab her she isn't very happy. Should I wait to do something? Or will it get worse? There hasn't been any blood or anything with it.

  2. murphyfarm

    murphyfarm Chirping

    Jan 6, 2016
    Tulsa, Oklahoma
    I would leave her alone. I had a kid try to play with a ducking a bit back and ended up scaring the duckling so bad the poor thing cut its beak, but it healed up nice and quick.

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