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ANOTHER QUESTION FOR MUSCOVY OWNERS

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Fawn and Fam, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. Fawn and Fam

    Fawn and Fam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How far should the roost be from the wall to accommodate tail feathers?
     
  2. The Farm

    The Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I did mine 12" from the wall and it works great.
     
  3. Fawn and Fam

    Fawn and Fam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Was that for Muscovy hens?
     
  4. The Farm

    The Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is for both drakes and hens but they are still growing a little bit they are 8 months old. So maybe 16 or 18 " from the wall
     
  5. jdywntr

    jdywntr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I do 20". That provides for room and safety from any preds that can reach in. But I used to live in FL and had open air coops so roosts were not surrounded by solid walls and needed to be further in.

    I still do 20" though.
     

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