Curious Question

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Marlee25, Mar 9, 2014.

  1. Marlee25

    Marlee25 Out Of The Brooder

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    Is it normal for ducklings a little over 5 weeks old to constantly groom and scratch themselves? I'm new at this, and just want to take all precautions! :)
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Ducks, especially if allowed access to water for swimming, spend a lot of time preening themselves and oiling their feathers.
     
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  3. Marlee25

    Marlee25 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you so much! I knew this. Blonde moment I guess. Haha! :)
     

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