Hey guys! New memeber and need some help..

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by KadyFitzwell, Apr 13, 2016.

  1. KadyFitzwell

    KadyFitzwell Out Of The Brooder

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    We have a grown duck( unsure of age) and his foot has been hurt for a little over a week...from other posts and pictures I have seen, it could be fractured or possibly a break..we have him secluded in his own space, we have the durvet vitamins and electrolytes powder...what else do I need to do?
     
  2. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]



    If the foot is damaged as you say then you need to make a splint or your duck will be crippled for life .
     
  3. KadyFitzwell

    KadyFitzwell Out Of The Brooder

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    His foot is black and the bump on its foot hasn't gone down ....we wrapped it with the Epson salt and medical tape we don't know for sure if it broken
     
  4. KadyFitzwell

    KadyFitzwell Out Of The Brooder

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    So we wrapped it in medical tape and Epson salt his ankle I messed up saying his foot is black and didn't seem to feel me wrap it at first...
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us and i hope that you can sort out your ducks foot!
    All the best
    CT
     
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Is there any chance you could take him to a vet to have his leg set properly if it is broken?
     
  7. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    You could get some advice posting on the duck forum and/or the emergency forum. Include all the details and some photos of your ducks foot.

    Good luck!
     
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  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  9. KadyFitzwell

    KadyFitzwell Out Of The Brooder

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  10. KadyFitzwell

    KadyFitzwell Out Of The Brooder

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    No there expensive I guess I just moved to the farm last summer. I had suggest that thank you though :)
     

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