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    Ducks not laying!

    Hello everyone, I have (4) female Pekin ducks and (4) female khaki Campbell’s ducks that will be turning 2 years old on April 2020. When they were 8 to 9 months old I was getting almost 6 to 7 eggs daily. I had so many I had to start giving them away. But for some reason they have stopped...
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    What to do with ducks with an impending hurricane?

    Ok so I’m located in central Florida and Hurricane Dorian is on track here. I have (10) 1 year old ducks. They have a 900 square foot predator proof pen and they also have an 8 x 8 duck house which was built using 4 x 4 post cemented into the ground. My question is: Should I keep them inside the...
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    Pump for Duck Pond

    Hello, I finally finished my duck pen and the girls have been out there for about a week now, I have been using a small kiddie pool that I dump and refill every morning. I purchased a preformed pond that I attached a drain to and will be putting a valve on it to empty and clean but I would like...
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    Best way to attach chicken wire on top of pen.

    I am trying to attach chicken wire on top of my duck pen. The pen is 30’ x 30’. The chicken wire is 48” x 150’ so I bought two rolls to cover the entire top of it, my problem is I don’t know what’s the best way to attach it since the perimeter fence is 4 x 4 every 8 feet with hardware cloth all...
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    Aviary Netting or what Should I use ?

    Okay I am almost done building my duck coop. I purchased 1” aviary netting to put over the top of the 30’ x 30’ pen that’s 6’ high double wrapped with 1/4” hardware cloth and welded wire. My question: Is the aviary netting good enough to keep flying predators at bay? My ducks will be locked up...
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    Predator proofing Duck house and Pen!

    Hello, I have a couple of questions I woukd like to ask to all of you out there that know what your doing I am in the middle of finishing up my duck house big enough for me to be able to get in there and clean it without having to bend down with a 30’ x 30’ x 6’ high pen. I had to build it in an...
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    Leveling duck house on slope

    Hello, I am building a duck house with a 30’ x 30’ predator proof run. The duck house is 8’ x 8’ for my 10 ducklings. I have a set of plans to build the duck house they way I want it, but the plans do not tell you what to do when the ground is on a slight slope. I am going to attach some...
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    Is something wrong with my duckling?

    Ok so I have 10 duckling females 3 weeks old, actually they will turn 4 weeks old tomorrow. One of the females has this bald spot on her left side near her tail and now it’s all the way across to the right side. It looks as if feathers are starting to come out, but is this normal? It’s my first...
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    Inside or Outside duck house!

    Hello, I am building a 30’ x 30’ predator proof pen for my 10 ducklings. I have research a lot of forums and seen how many people attach the pen to a shed or a duck/chicken coop but some just put it inside the pen. I can’t make up my mind of what I should do best. The duck house will be 8’ x...
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    Substrate to use in duck pen!

    Hello, I am building a duck pen for 10 ducks. It will be 30’ x 30’. I live in Orlando, FL and the area I am making the duck pen is all sand but it also has crushed fine shells. I believe the previous owner added that for good drainage and it works really well because after some downpours it...
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    Outdoor Duck Pen and Duck House!

    Hello All, I have purchased 10 female ducklings. (5) Khaki Campbell’s and (5) Pekins. I have their brooder all setup waiting for their arrival on April 18th but I am in the process of making an outdoor pen and I want to make it big enough for all 10 to give them enough room to roam. I was...
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