4 duckies and 1 EE

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ScoobyRoo, Apr 5, 2009.

  1. ScoobyRoo

    ScoobyRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 21, 2008
    Land of OZ
    We had recently bought 4 duckies and then bought another EE chick. The ducks were in the brooder so in went the EE too. Now, I think the EE 'thinks' she is a duck. She cuddles with them, plays with them in the water and this is what got me------I took the babies (ducks) out to forage awhile but left the EE in the hutch. I was afraid I wouldn't be able to catch her. She went nuts trying to get out. I finally gave in, let her out and she followed the duckies everywhere and paid no attention to the grown chickens. She was not a problem to catch again. Do I have 5 duckies now? [​IMG]
     
  2. BlueLagoonRabbitry

    BlueLagoonRabbitry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    YA!!!![​IMG][​IMG]
     

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