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I have two 5 month old pekins that had different stages of
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I need some help figuring out what is wrong with my one and
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My female pekin duck has what appears to be mold spots on
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Smith, I come to you with urgent concern. Runteez, he is my
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She doesn't walk on both legs. She pulls one up and hops
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My 5 months old Pekín Duck has a niacin deficiency causing
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My duckling is having trouble walking. She doesn't have any
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I just had a question about a walking deficiency that one of
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I have a 9 year old male Pekin duck who all of a sudden
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We have a 1 week old Pekin ducking that is eating and
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My 4 week old Pekin duck started showing lack of niacin 2
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I have 2 Pekin ducks, about 4 weeks old. We got them when
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I have a Pekin duck at about 8 weeks who had started limping
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I have a 2 year old pekin duck named Hector. One day he was
I have a 2 year old pekin duck named Hector. One day he was unable to walk. We had him to see the vet and was put on antibiotics for 2 weeks and he does not seem to be able to stretch his legs out all… read more
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My young (approx 7 month old) female white Quacker duck ( Pekin
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