Duck and chicken setting together

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Gypsy52, Jun 5, 2017.

  1. Gypsy52

    Gypsy52 Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 3, 2015
    HI it's Kaitte again. I got a pair ducks in the fall. They actually got on the roost with the chickens. Now I have s hen that went broody in an elevated nest, and a duck sitting in same nest. I expected it because of duck I built a nest in a secluded area on the ground, but nooo they wanted to share the nest. Ok, now my chicks are due this week, and I'm moving them to the ground after hatching. I have a dog that eats the egs. Anyway, what should I do about the ducks and their eggs Lock them into their ground box or wait till they hatch too in about 2 wks?

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