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Pekin with spots on bill

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by HuntEmUp, Aug 13, 2014.

  1. HuntEmUp

    HuntEmUp In the Brooder

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    Hey y'all, can anyone tell me if this is normal? I noticed one of my girls has black spots on her bill. This is the first time I've noticed it. [​IMG]
     

  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    Appears within the normal range to me. The bill is not real soft or otherwise strange looking?
     
  3. Amykins

    Amykins Crowing

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    Those appear all the time on egg-laying females. She should be fine. :3 It's kinda like the "mask of pregnancy"...but with ducks.
     
  4. HuntEmUp

    HuntEmUp In the Brooder

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    Thank you for the answers :) It had me worried there for a minute, especially since I just lost a whole flock of chickens to some unknown (waiting for necropsy redults) disease. I just wanted to make sure that my ducks weren't getting sick too :)
     

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