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Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary makes no representation, warranty, or guarantee in connection with any guidance provided on this website. Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary expressly disclaims any liability or responsibility for loss or damage resulting from its use or for the violation of any federal, state or municipal law or regulation with which such guidance may conflict. Any guidance is general in nature. In addition, the assistance of a qualified professional should be enlisted to address any specific circumstances.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Articles About Waterfowl: Care and Feeding of Ducks and Geese

Providing a Proper Diet for Your Ducks & Geese

Predator Proof Pen Diagram & Instructions

Re-Visiting Feed Options

UK Feed Options

Feed Companies, Feed Options & Tips

More on Feed Companies & Feed Ingredients

Basic Duckling & Gosling Care

Basic Duck & Goose Care

Dietary Probiotics

Probiotic Packets

Dietary Recommendation for Soft Eggs

Soft Eggs / Oxalic Acid & Calcium

Make Your Own Spill-Proof Water Bowl

Toxic Plants to Avoid

Water Testing Kits

Caring for Ducklings & Goslings

Caring for Aging Ducks & Geese

Feathers & Molting

How To Build a Predator Proof Pen

Keeping Snakes Out of Your Pen

Keeping Snakes Out of Your Pen, Part 2

Rodent Control, Part 1

Rodent Control, Part 2

Rodent Control, Part 3

Avoiding Fencing Injuries

How To Make a Duck Wheelchair

How To Make a Duck Wheelchair, Part 2

Getting a Stubborn Duck to Eat Food (Article: Mercy, Please Eat Something!)

 

 

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Articles About Waterfowl: Responsible Waterfowl Ownership

Determining A Duck's Gender

Filial & Sexual Imprinting

Proper Catching & Handling of Ducks & Geese

Safely Transporting Ducks & Geese

How to Manage a Multiple Drake Flock 

A Pair of Boys

Introducing Ducklings & Goslings to Adult Birds

The How-To of Goose Introductions

Taming Aggressive Geese

Kiddie Pool Safety

Filtrating Your Waterfowl Pond

Duck & Goose Toys & Enrichment

Surgical Booties for Webbed Feet

Naughty Boys!

Handling the Cold

 

 

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Articles About Waterfowl: Waterfowl Ailments and Diseases

Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary makes no representation, warranty, or guarantee in connection with any guidance provided on this website. Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary expressly disclaims any liability or responsibility for loss or damage resulting from its use or for the violation of any federal, state or municipal law or regulation with which such guidance may conflict. Any guidance is general in nature. In addition, the assistance of a qualified professional should be enlisted to address any specific circumstances.

Emergency

How To Handle a Predatory Attack / Emergency Care!

Lacerations

Tube/Syringe Feeding

 

Medical Information

Goose Blood Work Comparatives

Duck Blood Work Comparatives (coming soon)

Diagnostic Chart

Euthanasia

Together or Alone? (Euthanasia decisions involving a bonded pair of birds)

Recognizing a Contaminated Lab Test

Products for Joint Troubles / Usana

Products for Staph Infection Surgery / Tricide

Products for Healthy Intestinal Flora / Avi-Culture Probiotic

Products for Healthy Intestinal Flora / Manna Feast

 

General

Average Lifespans of Domestic Ducks

Life Expectancy of Dometic Ducks & Geese

Stress

Vitamin D Overdose

 

Eyes

Blind Flock Member

More on Blindness (Duck Communication)

Cataracts

Cataracts Q&A   

Cataracts, Part II

Eye Injuries

Sinusitus

Dry Eye: Feather Loss Around the Eyes

Sticky Eye (coming soon)

 

Bills

Bleeding Bill

Broken Bills

Prosthetic Bills

Abnormal Bills

Deformed Bills

Swollen/Blistered Bills

 

Throat

A Duck Without a Voice

 

Head, Neck & Spine /Neurological

Neurological Issues (coming soon)

Seizures & Vomiting / (Poison Ingestion)

Seizures (Injury, contagious disease, cancer, tumors, diabetes, malnutrition, heatstroke, organ failure)  

Head & Spinal Trauma (coming soon)

 

Legs/Feet/Toes

Bumblefoot: Swollen or Black Foot Pads

Bumblefoot Revisited

Broken Toe Nail / Torn Webbing

Broken Toe

Broken Leg

Osteomyelitis

Slipped Tendon

Staph Infection (coming soon)

Systemic Infection (coming soon)

Arthritis and Joint Care

Sprains

DMSO

 

Wings/Feathers

Angel Wing

Wry Tail

Follicular Cyst

Molting

Oil Gland Issues

Oil Gland Infection

Poor Feather Quality

Stopping a Blood Feather From Bleeding

Procedure for Improving Wet Feather Problem

Figure 8 Wing Wrap Instructions

Wing Clipping

 

Skin

Abscess

Frostbite

Frost Bite, Part II

Muscovy Ducks & Red Facial Carnicles 

 

Digestive

Crop Issues

Loss of Appetite

Overweight / Diet

Stomach Aches, Bacterial Infections & The Importance of Culturing

Diarrhea

Pancreatitis

 

Renal

Liver Disease (coming soon)

Kidney Disease

 

Respiratory

Aspergillus

Aspergillus II 

Aspergillus III

Aspergillus Levels

Air Sac Injury (coming soon)

Heart Disease

Pneumonia (coming soon)

 

Reproductive

Exposed Penis / A Dangling Organ Outside Your Duck

Reproductive Disorders In Hens

Obturator Paralysis

Egg Binding Part I

Egg Binding, Part II

Soft Eggs / Calcium Gluconate Treatment

Oviduct Prolapse

Oviduct Prolapse II

Peritonitis

Testosterone Overload

Vent Infection & Irritation (coming soon)

Over-mating (coming soon)

Ducky Gender Bender

A Duck in Drake's Feathers

 

Body Temperature

Fever

Preventing & Treating Heat Stroke

Heat Stroke

 

Cancer

Cancer (coming soon)

Tumors (coming soon)

 

Parasites

Cecal Worms

Capillaria

Fluke

Coccidia

More on Coccidia

Gape Worm

Tape Worm

Lice & Mites

Trichomonas gallinae

Maggots

Gizzard Worms (coming soon)

 

Poisoning

Hardware Disease

Lead Poisoning

Zinc Poisoning

Zinc Poisoning II

Nature's Toxins (natural bacteria)

Consumption of Toxins & Poisons 

 

Viral/Bacterial Infections

Avian Flu

Duck Virus Enteritis (coming soon)

Newcastle Disease (coming soon)

E. Coli (coming soon)

 

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Articles About Waterfowl: Wild Waterfowl

Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary makes no representation, warranty, or guarantee in connection with any guidance provided on this website. Majestic Waterfowl Sanctuary expressly disclaims any liability or responsibility for loss or damage resulting from its use or for the violation of any federal, state or municipal law or regulation with which such guidance may conflict. Any guidance is general in nature. In addition, the assistance of a qualified professional should be enlisted to address any specific circumstances.

 

Helping Wild Ducks/Ducklings & Geese/Goslings

Feeding Waterfowl at Your Local Ponds

Reel In Your Fishing Line!

Humane Canada Geese Control Specialist:

Utilizing GeesePeace humane methods and procedures, No Geese Today will visit you throughout the year to discourage Canada Geese from settling on your property. Unlike other organizations No Geese Today can proudly say: "We have never hurt a bird!"

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