Duckling helping it's siblings hatch

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Ortiz5954, May 31, 2016.

  1. Ortiz5954

    Ortiz5954 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I haven't seen any of mine really do that before. That said 99% of the time as soon as they hatch mine try to fall asleep using other eggs as pillows, so it's not line anyone is really active enough to be "helping" the others.
     
  3. Ortiz5954

    Ortiz5954 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is so cute when they use them as pillows, not so much when they think the are bowling pins though.
     
  4. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hah! True.
     
  5. The Duck Ladie

    The Duck Ladie Duck Addict

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    That is so ADORABLE!!! What a good sibling!
     
  6. Duck Drover

    Duck Drover Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I did not watch the video so I am not sure what you are asking but our ducklings will groom each other. They are so social and bonded with each other, unlike chicks that will peck each other. I love the way they snuggle together in a pile with their heads on each other. When I sell ducklings I have a 4 minimum because they look out for each other and take care of each other in such a loving way.
     
  7. rebfost

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    how cute !! I love that she helped the 2nd baby too!
     

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