Duck egg laying problem/question.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by callahanfarmgirl, Jul 16, 2012.

  1. callahanfarmgirl

    callahanfarmgirl Chirping

    Apr 4, 2011
    My ducks are 5 months now and since last Sat. I have gotten an egg a day faithfully so I knew at least one of my girls was laying & laying in the coop like a good girl ( they free range all day). Well, today when I dumped the kiddie pool out to clean it there was an egg in there. So I am guessing I now have 2 girls laying. So, my question is - Was this a mishap? Will she go to the coop & lay next time or does anyone have girls that always lay eggs in the water?
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    For my eleven runners and buffs, having the runners two and a half years and the buffs about nine months, I have had a total of perhaps five or six eggs laid in water. Four of those within the last two weeks.

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