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Sick gosling!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by AUFan, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. AUFan

    AUFan In the Brooder

    Mar 21, 2008
    I went out earlier and everyone was fine(I have 2 ducklings and 2 goslings out together). Then when I went to feed(about 30 min ago) one of the goslings was laying with its legs drawed to its body shaking its head and its wings straight out like it couldn't get his/her balance and talking....what can this be?? They had plenty of water and this was their 2nd day outside(with a lighted area of their coop). They are on game bird starter....any ideas? What can I do?

    NM.....he/she was dead when I went to check on them again. It seemed to have a good bit of water coming out of its nose/mouth so I assume (s)he drowned somehow.
    Last edited: Apr 15, 2009

  2. thebritt

    thebritt Songster

    Mar 5, 2009
    Humboldt County
    Wow - that was fast! I'm so sorry for your loss...Any poisons anywhere? I honestly don't know....

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