Call Ducks Finally Hatched

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Lacrystol, Mar 30, 2013.

  1. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    I have used turkey and game bird feed.. but recently switched..
     
  2. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    I tried to give mine 26% so 22 I don't think that's to much at all..
     
  3. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    Sometimes, I will add a hand full of Cat food to there feed, it's got 32% protein, again for me, the higher the protein the better. Mine fly and apparently I read anything that fly's should have a good amount of protein because when flying they use up a lot of energy.. But mine will only fly when there's trouble lerking, so a hand full is just about all they need.
     
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    peachncrm37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine slowed down a bit but we did get some rain and a couple colder days. Now with daylight savings time they'll probably go into over drive.
     
  6. KuroKitsune

    KuroKitsune Chillin' With My Peeps

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    does it have the niacin required or do i need to put it in the water still? i just want to give all of whatever they need so they grow right and are healthy
     
  7. Lacrystol

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    Use that kind of food, they will be FINE. you would have to get the Label to see if it's in there to be absolutely sure, if your that concerned. Giving them that, I can tell you your not going to have a growing or healthy issue....

    the reason also for high protein, if you really think about it, Ducks will dig for worms, Worms are high in protein, although I would never eat them personally myself. but.....they seem to love them. So my theory, higher protein the better...
     
  8. Lacrystol

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    One more thing, earthworms have about 82% protein in them. LOL Just a little fyi..
     
  9. Lacrystol

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    I can't believe I LOST an hour GRRRRRR. I was hoping for a longer weekend.. LOL
     
  10. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    Now the expert on protein in worms would be Peach, I hear she eats 3 or 4 per week, she say's they taste like chicken but I find that REALLY hard to believe since she's always getting rid of her chickens how would she know what they taste like.


    LOL,,, OMG, LOVE YA....... LMAO.....
     

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