ducklings!?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by 4hducklover, Jan 30, 2011.

  1. 4hducklover

    4hducklover Out Of The Brooder

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    so im going to order some ducklings. pekins of course! but im not complely sure on like where to put them for the first few weeks? then how much light do they need? different people are saying different things! please please help! there going to be here in like aprilish! please help! thanks! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  2. dumb_cluck

    dumb_cluck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If they arrive in early April, you may be able to keep them in the house in a box without a heat lamp. How many are you getting? It takes about 6 to keep themselves warm.
     
  3. 4hducklover

    4hducklover Out Of The Brooder

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    well im thinking about getting 5 or 6! just in case something happens to one of them!
     

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