Ducklings from Murray McMurray

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by valfox, Aug 12, 2014.

  1. valfox

    valfox New Egg

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    I ordered 2 ducklings from Murray Mcmurray Hatchery. Based on past experiences, how likely do you think it will be for both ducklings to survive?
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Ducklings are pretty hardy. I have not lost a single one of hatchery ducklings. I did lose one of my broody duck hen call ducklings, but it was a freak accident and calls tend to be more fragile than other young ducklings.
     
  3. RareDuck

    RareDuck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    McMurray does not hatch ducklings. They will ship from www.metzerfarms.com in CA. Metzer would charge you less if you ordered from them directly.
     
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  4. valfox

    valfox New Egg

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    Actually, surprisingly Metzer was about 7 dollars more than Mcmurray when it came to the total. I checked out both
     
  5. learycow

    learycow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Metzers and meyers both get their ducklings from Metzers
     

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