worried about my ducklings eye!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by lovemy mallards, Mar 25, 2016.

  1. lovemy mallards

    lovemy mallards Chirping

    Dec 30, 2015
    If anyone could also show me what brewers yeast looks like and we're to buy it online please hope you can see the eyes. Gave them a bath today and the small one looks Alot better thanks

  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    I would get to a vet if possible.

    Looks like an infection.

    Brewer's yeast is for nerve development that prevents leg problems and seizures.

    This looks like the eyes got irritated and infected.

    If it's early enough, an ophthalmic medicine may fix it. Vetericyn makes an eye gel. Even starting a mild saline rinse three times a day - starting right now - can help. If the infection has gotten below the surface, then oral antibiotics may be needed.

    I am not a vet - that's why I suggest that if it is possible, you get some help with this.

    Ducklings can make it through such problems, but this needs attention.

    Good for you for seeking help!

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