Help with a feather issue

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by vlapinta, Jul 10, 2010.

  1. vlapinta

    vlapinta Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a 12 week old call drake. He has been molting into his big boy feathers. When he started molting he had one older feather on his back that was sticking straight up. Not at all angle wing. Just one single feather. I figured he would lose it soon but it is still there sticking up. He does have a few sections of his brownish colored older feathers, but not many. This one feather is attached and just sticking up and out. What should I do leave it?

    Vicki
     
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    I would leave it. It is tempting, isn't it, to fix something like that?
     

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