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Duck laying eggs in pool?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by chickenzooo, Jun 4, 2016.

  1. chickenzooo

    chickenzooo In the Brooder

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    So about a week ago I discovered my pekin finally started laying. I was cleaning out their little baby pool and there was an egg in it! Every day since then I find an egg in the pool. I put some golf balls in the coop when I found the first egg but she doesn't seem to understand. :confused:
    What should I do to teach her to lay in the nest boxes? She's my first duck to start laying I didn't expect her to lay eggs in the pool :lau
    Also, can I still egat them if they have been in the water? I've been just throwing them away bacause I don't know..
     
    Last edited: Jun 4, 2016

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