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help.. really worried.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by stumble_n_mumble, Nov 26, 2008.

  1. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    i posted before that my duck wasnt eating. now she is and is happy quacking lol. but today when i picked her up (Like we always do) i noticed like 20+ feathers fell off her and we had a trail going throughout the house... im really worried if thats normal... shes a 9 week old peking duck and im worried for her. anyone have any idea if its just a malt? i hope so... i really need to know so i can stop being such a worry wart.

    more info:
    she is with a silkie chick who is 10 weeks old. they have been together since they were little and theyve never beat each other up so that cant be it... :-( any feedback is greatly appreciated!! THANKS!
     
  2. muscovy94

    muscovy94 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its probably just him molting. Its that time of year. You shouldnt have anything to worry about.[​IMG]
     
  3. nettie

    nettie Enslaved by Indoor Ducks

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    they start their juvenille molt between 9-12 weeks old...
     
  4. stumble_n_mumble

    stumble_n_mumble Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 23, 2008
    Long Island, NY
    OK GOOD.! phew i feel better! lol
     

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