Afraid of new pond

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by kathateria, Mar 26, 2016.

  1. kathateria

    kathateria Out Of The Brooder

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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?
     
    Last edited: Mar 26, 2016
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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

    kathateria Out Of The Brooder

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    My hubby isn't very pleased about it! They get very near the edge,but that's it
     
  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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

    pattyhen Chicks Ducks oh my

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

    kathateria Out Of The Brooder

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    Didn't need to.
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