Do mallards need separate floating pond nest?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Mpracey, Jan 13, 2012.

  1. Mpracey

    Mpracey Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm planning on getting floating Mallard nest for the pond. Last spring the ducks layed eggs in my flower beds. So, this year hopefully the pond nest will be used. But, do I need one nest per hen?
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    I believe you would need one per hen but I am not familiar with these nests
     
  3. Mpracey

    Mpracey Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks that's what I thought - one nest per hen.=)
     

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