Sick senior goose

Discussion in 'Geese' started by hwatsonsalo, Feb 24, 2014.

  1. hwatsonsalo

    hwatsonsalo Hatching

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    My 16 year old Embdem goose is not himself...swollen runny left eye.. Im calling my vet today.... but in case I cant get in there... I wanted to see if anyone uses Tylan for their geese.... I have some I've used for the chickens and turkeys. ..luckily my waterfowl in 20 years have never needed it!
     
  2. hwatsonsalo

    hwatsonsalo Hatching

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    Wanted to say thanks. But hit post too soon..
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Try putting some ACV into his bucket he uses to dunk his head for washing. I know Tylan is safe to use but I've never had to use it, I'd try the Apple Cider Vinegar first it has anti Bacterial proprieties and if he has injured his eye may help. are you noticing other symptoms too? AND [​IMG]


    there is also Terramycin eye salve that most feed stores carry, but a vet visit is a great decision especially if there are other symptoms.
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    any updates on your gander?
     

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