I know this is an old post but wanted to share my experience in case others find themselves with a duckling who won’t settle
I hatched out 4 from my incubator. They were a staggered hatch one born seconds after it turned dec 24 who needed assistance two born hours apart the evening of dec 25 who...
I hope my babies have patterns like this
I love the look of your duck.
I was thinking the khaki Campbell was created from mallards so possibly when we cross breed it may cause them to revert back to more of the mallard look
Do you have pictures of when yours was little?
I have added pics of my...
Mine are still Babies but the older 4 all had the same 4 yellow dots on their back and sane face markings. The youngest baby doesn’t have the 4 dots on the back They were born dec 24 for 1 dec 25 for 2 dec 28 for 1 and Jan 10 for the last one
I had a staggered hatch in my incubator and then mom...
Thank you for the reply.
Hopefully this helps others one day
I did exactly that Slowly helped after much time had passed. I had a lot of help from @WVduckchick who kept me on the right path and @Miss Lydia who kept me calm and confident
Baby is doing awesome. She was up and going within 12...
The lady I got my khaki from has moved into call ducks. She has been trying to talk me into one or two
She says I spoil my ducks so much calls would be perfect.
I take mine for car rides , they have their own room in the basement in the winter even though I built them an insulated duck house (...
Well as good as mom was at sitting on her eggs and keeping herself and her nest perfect she was actually scared of the baby and didn’t accept it. Baby tried to come to mom and daisy ran away then turned and did her attack stance so I removed baby.
I have her set up in her own...
She truly is the blessing in this house
Best part is these babies grew on hubby as well so looks like all 5 will be joining mom and dad. If I get drakes then we will build a separate area for them
Thank you guys :)
here are some pictures
Baby Hope is doing great unfortunately mom wouldn’t take her She was scared of it :(.
Baby Hope will stay in a brooder beside her siblings till she is big enough to join them
I did get a picture of my oldest baby with Hope
They are 17 days apart do they...
They really do make big messes but it’s worth it
I can’t Sell any of my babies either just to dang attached
4 I hatched in my incubator are 2 -2.5 weeks old. Staggered hatch
Mom had 3 eggs left and 2 were not able to external pip and died. Baby 3 was in the wrong end so I took it and it...
Just an update this morning
Baby (Hope) is still doing good. Veins are going down slowly but baby is making some peeping sounds , yawing a little and clicking lots.
It’s been about 42 hours now since I made the first pin hole after seeing breathing movements and the bruise at the wrong end. I...
I know they can take a long time as this hatch of eggs has given me very witch way it can go wrong
I have no problem waiting I just worry about the space baby has and it’s fast breathing
The eggs I had all hatched day 27 of 28 so moms batch is really throwing me off
I have a camera...