duckling nibbles??

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by sunket77, May 12, 2011.

  1. sunket77

    sunket77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why do my 3 day old call ducklings nibble on my hand? we are new to ducklings....trying to figure out all this duckling behavior!! so adorable!
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Well, they don't have any hands to touch stuff, so they use their bills to investigate everything and make contact. It's very normal! They will bill each other, and anything they find, or are interested in learning about.

    I consider it very affectionate. [​IMG]
     
  3. sunket77

    sunket77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well it's stinkin' cute! I am totally smitten with these guys!! everything they do is cute we are in a constant state of "oohh" and "aaww" over them...seriously nothing cuter! I really hope this doesn't start a NEW obsession!!! we have to many chickens as it is!
     

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