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White in front corners of eyes

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Glenda Sue, Apr 2, 2015.

  1. Glenda Sue

    Glenda Sue Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a Cayuga female with white in the front corner of both her eyes. Does anyone know what this is from. I'm afraid to take her to the vet because she is laying her first clutch of eggs.[​IMG]
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  2. buff goose guy

    buff goose guy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    is she able to clean her face/ submerge it in water?
     
  3. Glenda Sue

    Glenda Sue Out Of The Brooder

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    It went away as sudden as it came. She doesn't seem be have any problems or irritation.
     
  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    Sometimes they close that inner membrane on their eye, especially when they are drilling in mud. I think it's called the nictitating membrane.
     

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