My drake Limpy makes me scratch my head by scratching his

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by WannaBeHillBilly, May 18, 2019.

  1. WannaBeHillBilly

    WannaBeHillBilly Crossing the Road

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    Hi Friends!
    I don't know what to make out of my drake's behavior. Every morning, after i released the ducks from their house he walks a couple of steps out, sits down and scratches his head. He has no mites, ticks, flees or any other visible parasites and the skin on his head doesn't look irritated or swollen.
    He is not scratching his head during the whole day, nor have i seen him doing so while in the duck house overnight.
    I'm really scratching my head over him scratching his…
    Could that be some displacement activity? For what?
    :idunno
     
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  2. chickens really

    chickens really Crazy Call Duck Momma

    Your reading too much into the Duck I'm thinking...:p
     
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  3. WannaBeHillBilly

    WannaBeHillBilly Crossing the Road

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    Idk, he is doing that for about a week, consistently every morning. I will make a video tomorrow…
     
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  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    Haven't seen Limpy for a while a video will be good.
     
  5. WannaBeHillBilly

    WannaBeHillBilly Crossing the Road

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    Here you go:

    As you can see, he is even being trampled by the other ducks storming out of the house. He does this scratching only at this time. I have no clue why…
     
  6. Texag87

    Texag87 Crowing

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    Duck crack.
     
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  7. WannaBeHillBilly

    WannaBeHillBilly Crossing the Road

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    OMG! You're right! He is showing serious symptoms of duck crack addiction! All that scratching… :gig:lau
     
  8. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    Maybe he is scratching his head and wondering why those girls are trampling him in the dust. poor guy.
     

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