Chiloe Widgeon?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ameraucanacrazy, Jan 17, 2011.

  1. ameraucanacrazy

    ameraucanacrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oaky here are my questions:
    1) are they cold hardy
    2) do they fly
    3) what do they eat
    4) can more than one pair be keep together or if I can put other ducks in with them
    5) do they go broody often
    6) I saw these at meyers hatchery they where sold in pairs and I was wondering if anyone has ordered duck pairs from them
    7) do they need a pen with plants in it

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  2. KansasKid

    KansasKid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2010
    South East Kansas
    If they experts don't see it later you might try and post it in the Migratory and ornamental waterfowl thread found in the stickies. https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=345303&p=74

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    the way, thats a decent price for the chiloes.

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    2) Yes they fly unless you by them pinioned
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    4) You can keep them in a mixed collection
    5) Only in spring, if they do at all
    6) Good price on them [​IMG]
    7) yes, the more cover they have the safer they will feel and the greater chance of them going broody
     

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