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Testosterone Overload

While high levels of testosterone in drakes and ganders often results in spring fever, an overload of this hormone can lead to serious health issues.

Symptoms

Penis prolapse
60%
Excess thirst
50%

Diagnosis

  • History
  • Clinical signs
  • Physical exam
  • Laboratory tests

Treatment

MethodMethod Summary
To reduce testosterone, your drake or gander should be removed from the company of other flock members. Time away from competing males and tempting females will often help control hormone levels. This means not only out of sight of others, but out of hearing range as well.

Prevention

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