pekin duck

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by mikeru, Nov 27, 2014.

  1. mikeru

    mikeru In the Brooder

    Sep 11, 2013
    About an hour ago I was observing a 5 yr old female breathing by opening her mouth she will not drink and its been 2 1/2 hrs still like exhaling only . Its a holiday and I will take her tomorrow Maybe something stuck in throat? ? I am scared and worried.Any ideas ?Never saw this before
  2. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Songster

    Sep 27, 2014
    Ducks get into so much things,a great possiblility something stuck.I have had chickens swallow bones,baby bird etc.No telling what ducks can do.Although,she is getting old.But,I have never heard of duck's getting respority disease,but she may have caught it.I have Pekins,losing 1 would be heart,breaking,their so nice!
    Last edited: Nov 27, 2014

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: