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Stuck spraddled.......going on 3 weeks!

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by MuranoFarms, Jan 18, 2011.

  1. MuranoFarms

    MuranoFarms Songster

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    Guinea keet hatched 2 days before new years has spraddle leg. I have banded and re banded his legs. He walks great banded. As soon as I take it off or it comes undone on its on....back to spraddle. He can NOT stand up with out his legs held together by a band aid. It has been on all but 2 days since hatch.

    Is there any hope? The last one was on 5 days, it opened up this morning and he was laying with both legs in opposite directions minutes later. He's banded again, but I'm starting to think its a lost cause. Otherwise very healthy and cute!

    Anything else I can try?

    Thanks!
     

  2. RAWR

    RAWR Songster

    May 26, 2009
    who wants to know?
    aww [​IMG] i wish i knew, but I would keep wrapping it up
    do you have like a stick of sorts in the bandages to keep the leg straight?
     
  3. MuranoFarms

    MuranoFarms Songster

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    Thanks Rawr! Poor little guy is so healthy otherwise. I wish there was some other method of fixing this!
     

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