Odd duck poo

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MohicanHase, Aug 2, 2014.

  1. MohicanHase

    MohicanHase Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok so talking bout poo is always funny. lol but, I was holding my pekin duck today, and she has this milky watery poo. She has gotten to mature age now, and should be laying soon. what does that kind of poo mean? I have never seen them have it befor. Thanks!!
     
  2. I don't know ducks, but I assume they are similar to chickens. Have you wormed them recently?
     
  3. MohicanHase

    MohicanHase Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. Eggcessive

    Eggcessive True BYC Addict

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    White in poultry dropping is urates or urine. I don't know anything about ducks, but a large amount of white urates can mean that they are drinking a lot. Diarrhea in poultry can mean worms, intestinal infection such as coccidiosis and other intestinal diseases, and extreme thirst causing watery stools.
     
  5. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    If the duck is coming into sexual maturity, there will be a milky liquid that comes from the vent.
     

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