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Duck breed question!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Welshies, May 24, 2016.

  1. Welshies

    Welshies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So I am getting 6 ducklings. I have a few questions.
    How well do Rouen ducks lay? How often?
    Are Khaki Campbells going to be nervous if kept with calm ducks?
    How can I tell if they are female or male- various methods?
    Tips for raising them completely outside?
     
  2. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This looks like a duplicate of other threads you've started.

    Links to the other threads so that other readers may follow along (especially if they find this thread through the search function.

    On raising outdoors:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1108533/raising-ducklings-without-heat
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1104352/providing-heat-help

    On laying:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/1108546/how-often-do-these-ducks-lay


    As for the other questions..
    Sexing: https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=181147

    Here's the Kahki Campbell thread which may help you with the nervousness question: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/302654/the-khaki-campbell-duck-thread
     

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