swan with pale yellow beak

Discussion in 'Ornamental Fowl (Swans, etc.)' started by bigbird, Aug 7, 2009.

  1. bigbird

    bigbird Songster

    Nov 14, 2008
    Northern Kentucky
    What could possibly be wrong with a male mute swan that has a yellow beak? He is two years old this spring. I know that it is supposed to be orange. He was just transported yesterday ,and I was wondering if the trauma of relocating caused this, or if something else could be going on that would take some time to change the color. I have given him electrolites and vitamins. Just looking for more opinions. Thanks in advance for you time.
  2. Squirtchy2009

    Squirtchy2009 Songster

    Aug 28, 2009
    Are you sure he is a mute and now a whooper or a bewick, they do look very similar, any chance of a pic? [​IMG]

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