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Duck Pipped at Wrong End

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by OreoPlymothRock, Jun 1, 2015.

  1. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    Ok, will have to work one at a time, we can't take all of them out, work on one, then put him back and work on the next one if they are all with you. What would happen is the ones waiting to be worked on will get cold. We don't want that. Keep record of that hole so that you can tell if they have made any progress, Perhaps circle it or something.
     
  2. OreoPlymothRock

    OreoPlymothRock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay, I am trying to take a look at the eggs, but the mother keeps hitting me with her bill, is there anyway to remove her from the nest without her abandoning it?
     
  3. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    LOL, she is AGRESSIVE, is she Flapping her wings at you and FREEKING OUT? if so, just leave them, We don't want to upside her to much after all, later this after noon or rather tonight, We will really be Upsetting her. LOL..
     
  4. OreoPlymothRock

    OreoPlymothRock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is recoiling her neck and her tail feathers are getting bigger, she is also breathing really hard. And when I get close, she shoots her neck forward to try and rip my finger off.
     
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  5. casportpony

    casportpony Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    I got a few like that, lol.

    -Kathy
     
  6. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    HAHAHAHA, that's so funny, OK well you may want to leave her alone then. HAHAHAHa.. what a great mommy. LOL
     
  7. OreoPlymothRock

    OreoPlymothRock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is it normal for the mother duck to be eating the shell of her duckling? It looks like the mother is helping the duckling by eating the shell.
     
  8. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    OMG, THAT's GREAT, It's OK, she knows there's a problem and she's helping him out. LOL She's doing YOUR JOB... hahahahhaha go mama go!!!!
     
  9. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    Your gonna see babies, soon....
     
  10. OreoPlymothRock

    OreoPlymothRock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is eating the shell, but she is also starting to eat the membrane, she is doing it kind of rough, I hope she doesn't eat the baby!
     

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