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Help! Duck can't walk suddenly

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by aprilelena, Nov 9, 2016.

  1. aprilelena

    aprilelena In the Brooder

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  2. quackers619

    quackers619 Songster

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    It could be bumble foot...... when my duck got bumble foot i soaked the foot in warm water with Epsom salt then sprayed with wound care vetericyn (you can find it at the feed store) then cover foot and leg with antibiotic ointment do that 2 times a day the 2nd time a bed time......hope that helps
     
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  3. Bills vs Beaks

    Bills vs Beaks Duck Obsessed Premium Member

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  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    Good advice - also see if there is a tiny dot - that could be a splinter, and those can cause infections as well.

    Please keep us posted.
     

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