Growth on my cuyoga's head

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by feathers50, Jan 1, 2014.

  1. feathers50

    feathers50 New Egg

    Oct 8, 2008
    northeast florida-Palatka
    My female cuyoga has a growth on her head that has been there for a few months now. It doesn't seem to bother her at all but it is quite large. Does anybody have any idea what this could be and if it could be lanced? Or will it go away on its own? I have had sucks all my life and have never seen anything like this.
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Try to see if you can get some Nu- Stock some feed stores carry it or you can purchase on line. It says it is effective on all skin disorders, deep wounds, cuts and eliminates certain growths on animals contains no steroids ingredients is sulfur73%/pine oil 2% /mineral oil 25% maybe worth a try before cutting.
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    Another benign thing you could try is an Epsom salt compress - it is supposed to have drawing properties. Just don't let her drink any as it is a laxative.

    I have not seen anything like this in my flock.

    Where is it on her head? Near the bill? Ear? Top of the neck?
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    A picture would be nice.

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