First Mandarin Duck egg!!!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by SundownWaterfowl, Apr 19, 2009.

  1. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    I got my first mandarin duck egg today. Will be collecting them and hatching them in the incubator.

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  2. Mrs. Turbo

    Mrs. Turbo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2009
    ky
    Yippie...[​IMG]...wish mine would start to lay....
     
  3. call ducks

    call ducks silver appleyard addict

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    can you post pics ? wandering what they look like. what did your nest box look like.
     
  4. Diamante

    Diamante Chillin' With My Peeps

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    congrats on the egg. I sure wish i could have some mandarins.
     
  5. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:I will try to take a pic. They didnt lay in the nest box. They laid it on the ground.
     
  6. DuckyBoys

    DuckyBoys Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 2, 2008
    Colorado
    YAY! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Meanwhile, mine are doing nothing... [​IMG]
     
  7. Mrs. Turbo

    Mrs. Turbo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2009
    ky
    do you ever see yours go into the nest box? Mine don't
     
  8. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Mrs. Turbo :

    do you ever see yours go into the nest box? Mine don't

    Yes I do. They check them out a couple times a day, and I do see the girls go in them.​
     
  9. Mrs. Turbo

    Mrs. Turbo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2009
    ky
    Hmmmm, might be time to pass mine on to the next person and make room for more call ducks....lol
    post pictures if they hatch.
     
  10. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Mrs. Turbo :

    Hmmmm, might be time to pass mine on to the next person and make room for more call ducks....lol
    post pictures if they hatch.

    How old are yours? Mandarins dont lay until their second spring.​
     

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