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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Valerie Bingley, Nov 21, 2017.

  1. Valerie Bingley

    Valerie Bingley In the Brooder

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    hi all i need your help. My Drake has gone off his legs. I have wormed him, given him niacin and multi vitamins after stupidly changing the food. I thought i was doing good by buying more expensive supposed to be better food. Now my poor boy is off his legs.

    Also lost a duckling today because of a bloody grass seed. Totally devastated.

    Sorry for bad language but I'm a bit upset.

    Please help x
     
  2. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hi Valerie and welcome to BYC. I am sorry to hear of the issues with your drake. Sadly, I know nothing about ducks, but if you post on this forum, I'm someone will be able to help you -
    Ducks

    Good luck
    Pork Pie
     
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  3. chickadoodles

    chickadoodles Crossing the Road

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  4. N F C

    N F C snowing & blowing

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    :welcome

    Sorry for the duck problems...I hope someone either on the Duck forum or the ER forum can help you out.
     
  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Good morning, Valerie, and welcome to BYC. Mr Porky and chickadoodles have pointed you in directions that may help with your drake. Good luck.
     
  6. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master

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    Hello and Welcome to BYC.

    Hope you find the answer to get your Drake better.

    So sorry about the Duckling loss :hugs
     
  7. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Don't lie. Don't cheat your way through life.

  8. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Enabler

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    Hi and welcome to BYC:frow We're so happy you've decided to join us:ya I wish it was under better circumstances @Ravynscroft can you pop over ? While we wait, can you tell us more about his symptoms, is he eating and drinking? What exactly is he being feed? What's his poop like? Can you post pics of him and his poop?
     
  9. Welcome to BYC! Sorry to hear about your duck :(
     
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  10. 007Sean

    007Sean Enabler

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    Howdy Valerie:welcome:frow Happy:yato have you join the family. Enjoy yoir time here!:) Im sure you will find answets to your duck problems here.:old
     
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