5 ducks, 25 weeks old - only one laying ???

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by GermanChick, Sep 17, 2014.

  1. GermanChick

    GermanChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got 5 ducks (and 2 ganders) end of April, they are 25 1/2 weeks old now. 2 of them are indian runners, 1 swedish, 1 white layer hybrid and 1 brown layer hybrid. One of them is laying for about 3 weeks now, I am pretty sure that it is one of the runners. I get about 4-5 eggs a week. She lays 2 or 3 days in a row and then takes 1 or 2 days off. So what about the other ones, when will they start laying???? Very anxious since I LOVE those duck eggs and was really hoping to get more.
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    In my personal experience my runners always matured quicker then some of the other breeds. They are all still relatively young and may just need a few more weeks to catch up. Are you sure all of your ducks are female?
     

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