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I have a duck who is limping. I think it could be bumblefoot
I have a duck who is limping. I think it could be bumblefoot or a sprain . I may need antibiotics but I need a script. Can you help? … read more
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I have a rooster with what looks to be severe bumblefoot. He
I have a rooster with what looks to be severe bumblefoot. He has had large feet since he was a chick, but now they are swollen to the point he cant walk. I have soaked his feet in Epsom Salt for 10 mi… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I think my duck has bumble foot. she was limping around. I
I think my duck has bumble foot. she was limping around. I took her inside and looked at her feet - both have big bolbus scabby sores at the base of the leg and foot joint. I have been giving her epso… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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Our 9 month old rhode island red has been limping and
Our 9 month old rhode island red has been limping and holding up her right foot. Yesterday I did not feel any swelling or see and problems. Gave her 1/2 baby aspirin and kept her inside in a box to re… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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I have a turkey just 4 weeks old along with 3 other turkeys
Hi I have a young turkey just 4 weeks old along with 3 other turkeys and 4 chicks all same age. They are loose during the day to roam and yesterday when I went to put them to bed for the night one of … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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I have a chicken with bumblefoot. I am soaking its feet in
I have a chicken with bumblefoot. I am soaking its feet in warm water with Epsom salts and applying Neomycin. But I also have some Amoxicillin tablets left over from when my cat was sick. They are 100… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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We have a 4 year old Barred Roc who came up lame on her
We have a 4 year old Barred Roc who came up lame on her right side this morning. Cant move well and is using her wings to steady herself. She looks like she is in pain. Is panting and won't let me tou… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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How can I treat humble foot at home, I have backyard chickens
How can I treat humble foot at home, I have backyard chickens and one has the signs of humble foot.… read more
Dr-Bonk
Dr-Bonk
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Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
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My chicken hen has a bump on bottom of foot not black or
My chicken hen has a bump on bottom of foot not black or scared. We have been cleaning it out. She is limping on it.… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
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Our 9 mon. old female Peking has developed what I think in
Customer: Our 9 mon. old female Peking has developed what I think in Bumblefoot. I was reading causes could be from jumping from too high places. Our ducks were attacked by something one night in Nov.… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My polish chicken has a black spot on each foot. they are
my polish chicken has a black spot on each foot. they are swollen, she lays down because it hurts to walk, her feathers look dull, she has pecked several feathers off of her chest like she itches or i… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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20,389 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a Dark Brahma rooster with bumblefoot on both
Hi, I have a Dark Brahma rooster with bumblefoot on both his foot pads and also on his toes. One of his toes is inflamed. What I've done so far: -wash and scrub feet - soak in Epson salt for 15 min - … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
I have a dominique rooster who I believe has bumble foot. He
I have a dominique rooster who I believe has bumble foot. He is not standing for about a month. my local vet put him on anti biotics and an anti inflammatory, also daily disinfecting soaks. She admits… read more
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Dr. Elaine
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Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
I have a rooster and 2 hens with a swollen foot pad. they
I have a rooster and 2 hens with a swollen foot pad. they do not seem to be in pain, are walking just fine and eating. I have read about bumble foot but upon close examination do not see any injury or… read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
My Rhode Island Red x White Plymouth hen, age 19 mo., has a
My Rhode Island Red x White Plymouth hen, age 19 mo., has a swelling on the pad of her foot. It has a tiny black dot. She is limping. Her appetite is good. I have soaked the foot 2x/day since 8/29/11 … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
2,854 satisfied customers
chicken: yesterday I noticed..limping and on her left foot..small hard
My Araucana chicken is just about a year old and yesterday I noticed she was limping and on her left foot between the toes she has a round balloon like growth and on bottom of right foot a small hard … read more
Dr. Pat
Dr. Pat
Bird Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,596 satisfied customers
hen: I noticed a round brown scap on the bottom of her right foot
I have a pet hen than I have had for about eight months. She was a pullet when I got her. After several months I noticed a round brown scap on the bottom of her right foot, she had it when I got her. … read more
Dr. Bob
Dr. Bob
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Doctoral Degree
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I have an Indian Runner Duck that was treated by a visiting
I have an Indian Runner Duck that was treated by a visiting veterinarian for bumblefoot. When I took the bird in, it was not walking. She pulled the scab off and cleaned it up. She had me soak it twic… read more
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