Can I feed my ducks feeder fish?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by crazyduckgirl04, Feb 13, 2017.

  1. crazyduckgirl04

    crazyduckgirl04 Out Of The Brooder

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    It's my ducks birthday and I wanted to do something special. But I I keep reading about different stuff like that fish carry worms or diseases and it's bad for ducks. what do you guys think?? I also heard that fish make duck eggs taste weird but it's a drake so yeah..
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    I've never bought feeder fish for my ducks but I do know they love Dried meal worms so maybe get him some for his birthday.

    What is the birthday boys name?
     
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  3. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Shouldn't have a fishy taste if they aren't eating a lot. A couple here and there wouldn't be an issue.
     
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  4. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    i buy my ducks smelts, shiners, whatever the feed store has in stock for ice-fishing

    and they go NUTS over them
     
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  5. chickens really

    chickens really Chicken Obsessed

    Do you mean feeder goldfish?.....yes, you sure can....I bought some last summer and my Ducks ate them so fast in the kiddie pool I wasn't even sure I actually bought them.....lol....haha!!!


    Cheers!
     
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  6. DwayneNLiz

    DwayneNLiz ...lost... Premium Member

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    the only thing i can say about feeder fish is you can only put them in a bowl or pool for them, you can not put them in a natural water way

    even the bowl/pool is supposed to be covered so that wild birds cant get to them
     
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  7. crazyduckgirl04

    crazyduckgirl04 Out Of The Brooder

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    The birthday boys were Puddles, Waddles, and James! They had a very great second birthday I ended up making them a huge salad sorry for the late reply lol I'm having a hard time using this website
     

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