spraddle leg bandaid fix is not working

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by HeatherLynn, Jun 13, 2011.

  1. HeatherLynn

    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Duck was just born and its legs just go out either side of it. It scoots on its belly right now. I am hoping since its less than a day old this if fixable. i found pictoral instructions to fix this. the poor thing just falls on its face now. am i doing it wrong. i used the 3/4 bandage cut in half. its a pekin duck. roughly 12 hours old.
     
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    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    update: It had the bandaid on all night. somehow now it only wants to hold its legs behind it. The only way I can get it to sit or stand with its legs right is to hold it and it fights against that. I would say its worse today than in was before I tried the bandaid between the legs. Any other suggestions. At the rate we are going this duckling may have to be put down.
     

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