Ducks and duck house

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Graceful Acres, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. Graceful Acres

    Graceful Acres Out Of The Brooder

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    Here's a few pictures I thought someone may enjoy. Yes, it is a bit much for 2 ducks, but I was looking into the future. I may just get another "whim," as my husband calls it. Who knows, I may have a bunch of runners living in there someday. I'm still working on a permanent place for a small pool of some sort. They will be free ranging most of the time but when I'm away from home, this is their home. It's a 12' x 12'. We think it's boogy man proof, but we'll see. We did go ahead with the Trex on the floor. We left, I believe 3/8" between boards so I could just wash it out. That's how us lazy folks like to do things :) Oh and I did put a nice doggy house with straw in there so they could escape the wind and such. Not sure if they will go in or not. These two are a little over 3 weeks old, but my dear man told me I HAD TO GET THEM OUT OF THE TUB. Imagine that.

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  2. chicks4fun

    chicks4fun Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow---that is really nice!
     
  3. Beautiful duck house -- I'd want to move in too : )
     
  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    Very nice!
     
  5. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    Wow, that is very nice. I bet they love it [​IMG]
     
  6. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sweet. DH said the same thing!
     
  7. PetesMom

    PetesMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'd sleep in that!!! Looks awesome!
     
  8. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] holy cow that is something else! and be honest you build it like that so you can toss a lawn chair in sit & with them lol I'm jealous not only of it but the fact it can be open like that.. we just had a killing frost and flurries predicted for my lovely weather.
     
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  9. MamaDuck1

    MamaDuck1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Im in love!
     
  10. tweetysvoice

    tweetysvoice Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Beautiful!!!
     

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