Something hangin out of my duck's butt-HELP!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by kkousens, Sep 16, 2012.

  1. kkousens

    kkousens New Egg

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    OMG i happened to see my duck poop and then afterwards there was what appeared to be a LARGE worm hanging out. I tried to pull it gently but was afriad to as i thought it might be prolapsed bowel or if it is a big worm that pulling it out might cause more harm than good. i saw another similar post...am i right in understanding this may be a duck penis? NOOOOOOOO! seriously, this thing is flesh colored and looks like the tail end of a big worm-anyone out there please help?! i am planning to take her to the vet tomorrow but perhaps this is normal? HELP!
     
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator~~~ BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    It could be a penis. Can you take a pic and post it?

    How old is your duck? It could also be part of a soft shelled egg. Hard to say without more info.
     
  3. Mike Winters

    Mike Winters Chillin' With My Peeps

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    probably is its penis if it was corkscrew shaped
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    I agree, it can be a shock especially if your seeing it for the first time.
     
  5. desertdarlene

    desertdarlene Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are you sure it's a girl? If its a boy, it's probably a penis and should have retracted by now. Good thing you didn't pull it out, whatever it is.
     
  6. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    Sounds like you have a drake with a prolapsed penis
     

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