Broody WH duck??????

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by pastrymama, Sep 15, 2012.

  1. pastrymama

    pastrymama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    one of my WH ducks has decided to go broody, i think. she is 8 months old. she keeps building up her nest in the laying box but she is not sitting on any eggs as i collect them every morning. the eggs are not fertile anyway. i keep shooing her out but she makes a ruckus at me, runs around, gets some water and hops back in. i have only had ducks since march so i am not entirely confident in what i am doing. can i just give her some fertile duck eggs to hatch or is it different than with broody chickens? someone, please advise.
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Yes you can just give her duck eggs to hatch like with broody chickens.
     

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