ducklings

jessiew33

In the Brooder
6 Years
Apr 16, 2013
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oxford junction iowa
hey everyone! i some questions. do i put the ducklings food an water in there home, when they r in there at night? an how do they have to be to not use heat anymore? mine r 4 weeks old. how old do they have to be to start feeding then different foods? any help will be help full. ty
 

drumstick diva

Still crazy after all these years.
Premium Feather Member
12 Years
Aug 26, 2009
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Out to pasture
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Sorry I know next to nothing about ducks. You could post in the "other backyard poultry" section which included geese, ducks, guineas etc.
 

1muttsfan

Up Northerner
11 Years
Mar 26, 2011
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Upper Peninsula Michigan
Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan
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Young birds need supplemental heat in cold temps until they are fully feathered - with chickens that is around 6 weeks of age, not sure about ducks.
 

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