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Discussion in 'Ducks' started by miducks, Apr 29, 2016.

  1. miducks

    miducks Hatching

    Apr 27, 2016
    My 3week old ducklings has something stuck in his nose but it's not his feed it looks green like a " booger"(sorry for suck childish language but that's what it is(or looks like) his has been sneezing for a while and about a few days ago the girl started to too so what should I do are they sick is it their wood shavings (I have changed the bedding but they still sneezed) has anyone heard or had this?PLEASE HELP!!!!![​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]

  2. Ducks4us

    Ducks4us Songster

    Mar 31, 2015
    North Idaho
    Do they have water deep enough to clean out their nose in? They need deep enough water to dunk their heads and clean out their nose available regularly.
  3. pattyhen

    pattyhen Chicks Ducks oh my

    Apr 20, 2007
    Good advice on the water. I would put them in the bathtub and let them swim. Be sure to keep an eye on them. Towel dry or use a hair dryer to get them dry.
  4. Yes, have deep water dishes so they can dunk their heads. I use rubber livestock bowls. I also add water to their crumble so its soupy and their whole bill gets wet.
    No need to blow dry them. Mine swim and then I put them back in their house and they get busy drying themselves off. I also have the heat lamp on and they dry off in minutes.

    Good luck!
  5. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    @miducks - how are they today?

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