Duck house and run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Donski, Mar 28, 2015.

  1. Donski

    Donski Hatching

    Mar 28, 2015
    Hi everyone my husband and I are collecting 2 campbell ducklings next weekend and are going to order the house and run tonight but need advice.
    We've found a guinea pig house and run enclosure 190 cm long in total 55cm in height and wondered if this might be suitable?
  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Crowing

    Mar 7, 2011
    Finger Lakes, NY
    Hello & Welcome! [​IMG] My 'go to' book for ducks is Holderreads 'raising ducks'. Khakis' are considered to be a lightweight breed and as such, will need about 2 sq. ft/bird - hut need not be taller than 3ft, although collecting eggs on your knees in mud is no fun! [​IMG] Not sure how that works out in cms - I think your cm height works out to be a bit under 2ft??? It will suffice for ducklings and if you only intend to keep 2 ducks they may get along in those quarters just fine. Hope this helps a bit, good luck [​IMG]

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