Pekin molting in early March

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by tiarabrown01, Mar 11, 2015.

  1. tiarabrown01

    tiarabrown01 Hatching

    Mar 11, 2015
    Boise, ID
    I have a disabled Pekin that I rescued last Easter when a breeding facility was going to put her down because she only has one eye. Now she has very bad leg deformities (even after all our efforts to help her) and has just recently (within the last week or so) lost most of her wing feathers and her tail. She seems more exhausted and isn't getting around as well. Does anyone have an idea about what's happening? Is this normal? My other Pekin is perfectly healthy and not molting
  2. DemonicFowl

    DemonicFowl Chirping

    Sep 4, 2014
    South Eastern Mass
    Can you show some pictures? How old is she? Does she have worms in her droppings? Do you use apple cider vinegar with the mother culture, foggy looking. Brewers yeast has niacin that can help with duck legs. Sav-a-chick supplements.

    Hope shes ok.
    Last edited: Mar 19, 2015

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