Whats wrong with this duckling?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by K4zn4v3, Oct 5, 2011.

  1. K4zn4v3

    K4zn4v3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This duckling just hatched. Can anyone tell me what this is or how it happens.
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  2. mrslb333

    mrslb333 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its where the yolk has been absorbed it should just dry out and scab over. It looks a bit raw so I'd make sure to keep it dry and clean and maybe put some antiseptic on it.
    Congrats on your baby [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    same as mrslb333 said, keep it dry and it'll be okay.
    Congratulations on your new duckling! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. duckyfromoz

    duckyfromoz Quackaholic

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    What a cute little belly button that duckie will have when its healed over. Pity it will be covered over in down too [​IMG]

    Congrats on the babies. I will have to go looking for your other threads now to catch up on how your hatching has been going.
     

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