My Buff Duck was Paralized UPDATE: SHE'S BETTER

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by cockadoodlemom, Nov 15, 2007.

  1. cockadoodlemom

    cockadoodlemom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2007
    Texas
    She can't walk and she shivers and her bill jus vibrates
     
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2007
  2. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    Any other symptoms? Was she ok this morning?
     
  3. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    If you will give us more info, we can help more. Look at the "Read this" sticky at the top of this forum and answer what you can.
     
  4. cockadoodlemom

    cockadoodlemom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2007
    Texas
    she is a 6mo buff she has been fine all day. went to school to get kids and came back she was by building just laying there. they freerange and the other ducks r just fine
     
  5. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    Cockadoodlemom: I pm'ed you some information and my best guess as to what it could be, based upon the limited symptoms.
     
  6. cockadoodlemom

    cockadoodlemom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2007
    Texas
    we have a bowl of water here and she is dipping her beak in it. it was burning up
     
  7. DrakeMaiden

    DrakeMaiden Overrun with Drakes

    Jun 8, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    Did you check her for any obvious wounds in the leg area? If she was outside, she might have had an encounter with a predator.

    I'm glad she is drinking, that is a good sign.
     
  8. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    Is she trying to lay an egg? Or is she broody?
     
  9. cockadoodlemom

    cockadoodlemom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2007
    Texas
    no injurys ang her legs r straight back
     
  10. cockadoodlemom

    cockadoodlemom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2007
    Texas
    how do i tell if she can't lay egg do they do that like chickebs
     

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