Ducks love rain and high water

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Carcajou, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. Carcajou

    Carcajou Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Got almost 3" of rain Thursday night and Friday so now my spring-fed pond is overflowing. Here are some photos of my six Khakis wallowing in the overflow inside their enclosure. They sure do like all the puddles created by the storm especially the high water in and around the pond. They can currently swim right up to the gate. Gotta love 'em! Also enjoying the 4 eggs per day my five girls are laying.

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  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Ducks love water.. and mud [​IMG] they sure look like they are enjoying themselves.
     
  3. DirtyAnkleDucks

    DirtyAnkleDucks Out Of The Brooder

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    yes it's always fun to watch our ducks when it rains, our chickens go running for cover but the ducks run around in the rain having a ball!!
     
  4. Carcajou

    Carcajou Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They sure do DirtyAnkle and are doing so again today. I just love watching and being retired I have plenty of time to do so!
     
  5. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

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    Looks like typical ducks to me [​IMG] Our area is a quagmire right now... they love it though.
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    We're getting rain/snow from Sandy right now and the ducks are just out there having themselves a blast.
     
  7. Carcajou

    Carcajou Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just some light rain and moderate wind in the Catskills right now and the ducks are out there doing what ducks do, and enjoying it. I did get their attention a while ago when I walked out on the porch with some lettuce!
     
  8. kellypepperk

    kellypepperk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Our duckies have dug up a small spring in our side yard - we had to fence it off because our lawn is now g.o.n.e. - dang mud-puppies!
    We're getting quite a bit of wind now, but the duckers are still lovin' it!
    stay safe all!
     
  9. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Sounds like ya'll are getting the brunt of it, Be careful and get out quick if you have to. We're getting the wrap around from it.
     

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