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ducks middle toe has a lump on it could it be broken?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by decomposed, Aug 9, 2013.

  1. decomposed

    decomposed Chirping

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    it has had this lump for quite a while now but he doesn't seem to limp or anything i'm wondering if it is broken ill post a picture of his other normal foot underneath

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    this is his other foot with the normal toe
     
  2. Jryxx

    Jryxx In the Brooder

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    Have you tried Epsom salt soaks? Just a suggestion. I'm not very experienced in that category of duck care.
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member 8 Years

    What does it look like under neath?
     
  4. decomposed

    decomposed Chirping

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    here is a pic of the bottom of his foot[​IMG]
     
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member 8 Years

    Something going on there but can't see anything that looks like bumble Do some soaks in the Epsom salt and run your finger over his skin to see if you can feel a splinter or something that maybe in there. But the ES works to alleviate swelling and inflammation so hopefully so good soaks will take care of it. It could even be a break if so then the ES will help with that too on the swelling it will take time to heal though.
     
  6. decomposed

    decomposed Chirping

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    alright ill definitely try epsom salt soaks thanks for the help
     

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