duck eggs

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by nakedewe, Aug 17, 2014.

  1. nakedewe

    nakedewe Hatching

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    My ducks have just begun to lay eggs and their first attempt are smaller than usual and they are grey, are they ok to eat?
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    Yes, the eggs are fine to eat, even though they're small. Birds new to laying will often lay smaller eggs.
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Enjoy your ducks and welcome to our flock!
     
  5. nakedewe

    nakedewe Hatching

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    Thank you, however they are also gray. We have one black and one blue runner, do they each lay a different colored egg like different breeds of chickens?
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm a chicken person and don't know much about ducks (although I've had a few), but I have to admit that ducklings are the ultimate in cute. X4 on the duck section where our duck experts reside. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your ducks.
     
  8. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Kelsie gave you good information and link - enjoy your ducks & welcome to BYC
     
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