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I have two 5 month old pekins that had different stages of
I have two 5 month old pekins that had different stages of bumble foot. They have been treated at home and seam to be on the mend. However one girl is still limping after 3 weeks of being isolated wit… read more
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T Fisher DVM
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Has bad bumblefoot and the ankle is swollen and refuses to
Has bad bumblefoot and the ankle is swollen and refuses to bare weight … read more
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Sydney DVM
Owner, Veterinarian
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We have a flock of 13 ducks and some have spots on their
We have a flock of 13 ducks and some have spots on their feet that I am not sure is bumblefoot or a simple callus; ie' not sure they require treatment. Ducks are behaving normally, eat/drink fine and … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
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Bumble foot. Duck. Foot is super swollen and about a month
Bumble foot JA: What type of bird are we talking about? Customer: Duck JA: I'll do all I can to help. Can you tell me a little more about the duck's situation? How long has this been a concern? Custom… read more
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She hasn't left the coop in about a week. She has had a limp
She hasn't left the coop in about a week. She has had a limp for a few months and what I diagnosed as bumble foot. I attempted to clean and bandage the bumble foot for a month and she was ok but still… read more
Dr. Patsy Fields
Dr. Patsy Fields
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I have a limping duck. There aren't any cuts or impairments,
there aren't any cuts or impairments, but his ankle and knee joints seem to be swollen. I don't know if he twisted something. There doesn't appear to be any signs of bumble foot. Started limping yesterday. … read more
DavidH1117
DavidH1117
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We have been treating a duck with bumblefoot for about four
We have been treating a duck with bumblefoot for about four weeks now. All of the vets that treat ducks have been unable to see us for an appointment. The duck already had a limp before getting bumble… read more
DavidH1117
DavidH1117
Director of Animal Health
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My 8 month old Peking drake has a large bumble. It does not
My 8 month old Peking drake has a large bumble. It does not seem to be bothering him as far as walking or anything else. I tried soaks and antibiotic ointment with a wrap. Did this for a week or so an… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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56,987 satisfied customers
I am wondering if my chicken has bumble foot can I send a
I am wondering if my chicken has bumble foot can I send a picture … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
4,376 satisfied customers
I have a Pekin duck. She has Bumble foot, has moved to her
I have a Pekin duck. She has Bumble foot, has moved to her ankle and limping. She needs antibiotics. … read more
Jeanne Smith, DVM
Jeanne Smith, DVM
veterinarian, practice owner
Avian Medicine Residency
4,376 satisfied customers
My hen has swollen feet and since today, she has started
My hen has swollen feet and since today, she has started limping. I'm thinking she might need antibiotics? … read more
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Dr. Patsy Fields
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Swollen duck foot she is limping and clearly uncomfortable -
swollen duck foot she is limping and clearly uncomfortable - I think it might be bumble foot but I don't see where the infection entered … read more
DrRoyC
DrRoyC
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Our Pekin duck was wobbling funny on Monday and then on
Our Pekin duck was wobbling funny on Monday and then on Tuesday could not get out of the pond on it's own. he now can not stand up. We don't know how to help him heal and the local vet doesn't see duc… read more
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Dr. Bryd
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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
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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DVM
56,987 satisfied customers
One of our 3 Toulouse geese keeps getting blisters on her
One of our 3 Toulouse geese keeps getting blisters on her feet and the nails are pale in color. She walks with a limp when this occurs. Our Avian vet has put her on oral antibiotics (metronidazole) bu… read more
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Dr. Michael Salkin
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56,987 satisfied customers
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
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
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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
Dr. Elaine
Dr. Elaine
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,371 satisfied customers
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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Dr Nadia
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