Duck eggs not fertile?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ladybug4ut1, Dec 21, 2008.

  1. ladybug4ut1

    ladybug4ut1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have three WElsh Harlequins, one drake and two ducks....I have put in numerous eggs from them and all are clear.....they have a pool to play in and seem to be mating but not for sure.....My cayugas are not having any issues..i just hatched one out and it is doing fine and have others growing in the bator....any one have any ideas....Thanks ahead of time for any suggestions or answers....Thanks and Have a Merry Christmas or A Happy Holiday.....[​IMG]
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Did you crack any open to check and see if there was a bullseye? I really don't know why they would not be fertile if they are definitely mating.
     
  3. ladybug4ut1

    ladybug4ut1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No but I will next one i get I threw all the others away tonight before i thought about it.....
     
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    Are they young? Maybe your drake just hasn't figured it out yet?
     
  5. ladybug4ut1

    ladybug4ut1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes they are young. hatched may 08...will be giving them more time....just wanted to make sure there was not a problem and it was a young issue...thanks for information.....first year with them..I only got them in August...

    Thanks and Have a Happy Holiday
     

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