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Afraid of new pond

post #1 of 6
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My hubby put in a lovely pond for the ducks...a week ago
They wont go in.i put food on the edge,,which they eat. But they wont jump in. Any tips?
Edited by kathateria - 3/26/16 at 1:39am
post #2 of 6

Give them time.  Birds hate change - they still think that a 'monster' lurks in the depths.

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post #3 of 6
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My hubby isn't very pleased about it! They get very near the edge,but that's it
post #4 of 6

Tell hubby to put on a bathing suit (or not), enter the pool and call them to him.

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post #5 of 6

:yuckyuck

 

 

I think they will eventually go in like the other person said they don't like change.  Give them time

post #6 of 6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sourland View Post

Tell hubby to put on a bathing suit (or not), enter the pool and call them to him.

Didn't need to.

Edited by kathateria - 3/28/16 at 1:17am
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