call duck housing

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by dave snyder, Aug 17, 2013.

  1. dave snyder

    dave snyder Hatching

    Aug 17, 2013
    hi I need some ideas for some ducks pens.... I have about 6 pairs and I need something where they can be by them self I also have geese, rouen and white crested, I kinda want something so they have a yard and some of the pond but during a hot summer the pond drains some.... any ideas???
  2. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Crowing

    May 24, 2011
    On, Canada
    I keep mine in a 10x10 dog run, it has a 40GAL trough, and even some small trees lol i landscaped it a bit. I find dog runs are the cheapest method for pens.

    After that, you'd need a small wire fence, sheep/goat any type with a small opening. The only issue there is they are quite hard to cover, and are exposed to air preds.

    Mine are full flight but i have the run covered so they cannot get out. I also downed the wire with simple chicken wire, they are not in it overnight so i opted for this less expensive option since it's chain link based.

    Last edited: Aug 17, 2013

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