Broody Scovies

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by txcarl1258, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. txcarl1258

    txcarl1258 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2010
    Does any one else have broody scovies this time of year? I have TWO! One of them is due to hatch in about two weeks, and the other just commited to brooding. I feel like a bad duck owner because I didn't even realize one of them was missing until I noticed two of them missing one day. I am assuming the one hen was still making her nest and I thought she was the one missing when I found her. The one who is about to hatch is in a wood pile and is quite hidden. She has 10+ eggs. The other who just started has 18! If they all hatch I am going to have a lot of babies. I now it doesn't get that cold in TX, but I didn't think the girls would be laying, much less go broody. They are only 8 months old. Will post pics of the new mom and babies once they hatch.
  2. Man your lucky, I'm in AK but I really wanna breed my old English rooster with my welsummer!! LUCKY!!

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