Chicken sitting on duck eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by shortie, Jun 9, 2009.

  1. shortie

    shortie Hatching

    Jan 4, 2009
    :)Hi has any one else hatched duck eggs under a chicken?.I have a pekin bantom sitting on 3 call duck eggs.At day 19 now.I have heard that i am meant to sprinkle eggs with a little tepid water,has anyone done this? and when should i start doing it.Any other tips gratefully recieved.Thanks Shortie:)
  2. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    Weve hatched ducks under chickens. We just let her set and works great for us. Just remember duck eggs take 28 days instead of 21.

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