Duckling age?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Ginger16, Mar 28, 2018.

  1. Ginger16

    Ginger16 Hatching

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    I got these two mallard ducklings three days ago from a feed store. They are VERY vocal when they’re happy (warm, snack etc). But I was wondering how old they are? Can someone estimate? This is my first time owning any kind of bird!
     

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  2. blayt90

    blayt90 Crowing

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    I would say about 1 week.
     
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  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    around 2 weeks and very precious too

    :welcome
     
  4. Two weeks or 10 days..Cute babies...
     
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  5. blayt90

    blayt90 Crowing

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    My males started getting their colors at about 4 months old
     
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  6. You can put them on pine shavings it cuts down on the stink and cleaning...
     
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  7. Julie Birb

    Julie Birb Ducks win

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    You picked a wonderful first bird.
     
  8. blayt90

    blayt90 Crowing

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    This is my birds age progression.
    4-19-2017 ( first day I had them)
    6-10-2017 (about 2 months old)

    7-9-2017 (3 months) 1ACA333E-327D-4A97-B269-0C239610108D.jpeg
    7-30-2017 E6531D46-FE6B-4D7F-805F-B00AAE751E0C.jpeg
    8-24-2017 C73E995E-2A42-4E4B-94F2-E9A6B0E99746.jpeg This is just to give you a idea of how mine aged and time line of feathering.
     
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  9. blayt90

    blayt90 Crowing

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    And please excuse the names my done called them they have been changed since then.
     
  10. Julie Birb

    Julie Birb Ducks win

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    Great job posting their progression. They sure are beautiful and cute.
     
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