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Can I put baby ducks under a broody hen?

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by IndigoJaguar, May 21, 2016.

  1. IndigoJaguar

    IndigoJaguar Songster

    Mar 5, 2011
    We found three wild tiny baby ducks in our yard today. I have a broody hen that I haven't let have any eggs,but she refuses to stop being broody. Can I put baby ducks under her and what is the best way?

  2. gmatson

    gmatson Chirping

    Apr 21, 2016
    Can't hurt to try. Wait till night time and slip them under her.
    Last edited: May 26, 2016

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