A small animal rescue located in Indiana is asking for a little help for a little duck with a big need.

Meet Merigold

It isn't every day that you come across a duck in a wheelchair while sipping your morning coffee and scrolling social media, but that is exactly how I came across Marigold. She is a small little duck who suffered an injury that unfortunately went too long without proper care.

It turns out Marigold'sleg was not able to be fixed due to a slipped tendon that was slipped for several weeks before we got her. Unfortunately once a tendon has slipped out of place entirely there's a very limited window to try to fix it and she was definitely past that.

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Lucky Ducky

Luckily for Marigold, she has found herself in the care of the Pipsqueakery, a 501 c3 non-profit animal rescue located in Bloomington, Indiana. She is currently in a foster home and is making use of a small doggy wheelchair that has been modified to fit her. Unfortunately, Marigold is growing, and soon her set of wheels will be too small for her. The Pipsqueakery says a new, larger wheelchair costs about $365.

the Pipsqueakery via Facebook

Duck Yeah, You Can Help!

If you are able to make a donation to the Pipsqueakery, your donation would be tax deductible since they are a registered 501 c3. There are a number of ways that you can donate to help Marigold get a new wheelchair and to help the Pipsqueakery continue helping the other small animals in their care.

If you prefer to do it the old-fashioned way, you can always mail a check to the Pipsqueakery at PO Box 1627 Bloomington, Indiana 47402.

More About the Pipsqueakery

Located in Bloomington, the Pipsqueakery provides care for rodents, rabbits, and other small animals that have special medical and behavioral needs. They also work to educate the public on the care of these animals and work to these animals get adopted into their forever homes and rescue placements for those animals healthy enough for adoption. Learn more at ThePipsqueakery.org.

[Source: The Pipsqueakery via Facebook]

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