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Duck Bonding

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by swaddlessweetie, Apr 14, 2016.

  1. swaddlessweetie

    swaddlessweetie New Egg

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    My duck, Swaddles, is about a year old. Her old pal passed away a while ago, and while I play with her, she is still lonely, especially when I'm at school. I would like to get another duck so she can have a friend, but you have to buy a minimum of two. I am worried that the two little ones will bond and exclude Swaddles. Can anyone help?

    Thanks in advance!
     
  2. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have you looked on your local craigslist to see if anybody is trying to rehome an adult you could introduce?
     
  3. fourkidsandduck

    fourkidsandduck Out Of The Brooder

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    Where are you and what breed are you seeking?
     
  4. swaddlessweetie

    swaddlessweetie New Egg

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    i am not looking for a particular breed as long as they are female. i cant say where as i live because my parents would have a fit. sorry
     
  5. nmorris

    nmorris New Egg

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    Well, my 9 mallard ducklings (7 weeks old) will follow me, my daughter, any of the 3 cats or the dog around if given the chance - although my cats think they are being chased and run away LOL. I think 2 duckling would happily imprint onto an adult duck [​IMG]

    And I think the person asking where you are from was just thinking like what state you are in maybe what major city you are near

    Also, if you don't care breed or gender maybe a rescue could help
     
  6. fourkidsandduck

    fourkidsandduck Out Of The Brooder

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    No need for a street address [​IMG] Just wanted to know a general location to help you locate some ducks.
     
  7. swaddlessweetie

    swaddlessweetie New Egg

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    thank you so much. this is very helpful.
     
  8. swaddlessweetie

    swaddlessweetie New Egg

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    near ohio indiana michigan
     

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