Spot on Pekin's Bill

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by thumper650, Dec 16, 2018.

  1. thumper650

    thumper650 Songster

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    I noticed a spot on the end of one of my pekin's bill today while I was soaking his feet. Searching around I found ducks that get little freckles but could not find anything that looked like this. Hoping it's not anything serious.
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  2. happy duck

    happy duck Crowing

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    I remember seeing someone this year having something kinda like this. I don't remember what was said to heal it, but I am sure that the people who said all that good stuff will hop on soon! I would put, for now, some neosporin on it....
     
  3. TSOWOATNKC

    TSOWOATNKC Songster

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    I personally wouldn’t put neosporin on it. It will just end up being ingested and lead to gastric upset.

    Just provide clean water so duck can keep that bill clean.
     
  4. Kkrista123

    Kkrista123 Songster

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    You could try a little apple cider vinegar in drinking water to heal the bill
     
  5. chickens really

    chickens really Crazy Call Duck Momma

    It's nothing. It must Of banged its bill on something. Just leave it. It will go away on its own. No need for intervention.
     
  6. Jpat

    Jpat Crowing

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    If it was a black duck your never notice it
     
  7. HuffleClaw

    HuffleClaw Pancake!

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    MillersFarm Easily distracted by Chickens

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  9. LlamaGirl4

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    My ducks have those too. Nothing to worry about!
     
  10. thumper650

    thumper650 Songster

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    Awesome ! Thanks for the replies. I was thinking it was an age thing.
     

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