Show African Goose is swollen in front

Discussion in 'Geese' started by pidgey104, Sep 22, 2013.

  1. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    does anyone know whats wrong with her?
    Shes Swollen in front as big as an watermelon
    middle of the body is sucked up
    I'll get a picture of her as soon as it stops raining.
    She does not walk very well
    she stumbles and falls.
     
  2. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    thats a Vet trip Pidget, do you have a vet you can get her to? Or get her to the university vet school
     
  3. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
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  4. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    Called every vet around here
    Not any of them will work on her
    Vets sucks
     
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    How long has she been like this? Looks almost like what I've seen where hens can get this I forget what it's called.
     
  6. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    For about an week
     
  7. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Do you think its her crop that maybe she ate something has it backed up?
     
  8. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    I do.believe its her crop it feels squishy and hard also
    I squished it around alittle and shot some vegetable oil down her throat to maybe flush out her crop.
    hoping it makes it pass soon
     
  9. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    You are near the best university in the state for vet needs, I think a Gainesville trip might be in order. Poor girl, hope she recovers for both of your sake
     
  10. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    Gainsville is a 4 hr one way trip for us
    I can't take time off work as is.
     

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