Discussion in 'Ducks' started by hatchcrazzzy, Jan 25, 2008.

  1. hatchcrazzzy

    hatchcrazzzy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2007
    kemp texas
    i have a rouen duck about 5 months ol d and she laid 2 eggs 4 days ago and no more. she is mating . it is cold here.why did she stop laying or do ducks start laying like this.
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    Ducks don't lay like chickens do. Some are bred to lay like chickens (khaki campbells and runners) and some individual ducks will lay like crazy for a while.
    But 2 eggs in 4 days is not bad for a new layer, especially a large breed like a rouen.

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