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Duck eggs color

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Mike_Winters, Apr 14, 2007.

  1. Mike_Winters

    Mike_Winters Out Of The Brooder

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    I found some duck eggs their the size of medium chicken eggs and blue like a robin egg. and has small brown feathers lining the nest. is this a wild duck nest or did i find my rouen/blue swedish cross's nest because if its number two I'm throwing them away because i have enough ducks
     
  2. Mike_Winters

    Mike_Winters Out Of The Brooder

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    neat it is a wild duck just checked it and a female mallard got up. sneaky little bugger had to go under stuff in order to get in one of my sheds
     
  3. eggchel

    eggchel Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    How cool! I didnt know that Mallards laid blue eggs. Now I want some!!

    chel
     
  4. Mike_Winters

    Mike_Winters Out Of The Brooder

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    ill try to get picture when shes not gaurding it she has 8 eggs. i didnt know mallard eggs could be such a deep blue
     
  5. Mike_Winters

    Mike_Winters Out Of The Brooder

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    i think i have another female mallard nesting in a snag weird duck must think shes part wood duck
     

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