First swim time???

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by susiejl, Feb 19, 2017.

  1. susiejl

    susiejl Out Of The Brooder

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    My ducklings were born Jan 30th, 2017. When can I give them their first swimming lesson? And is in the bathtub okay? Does water need to be a certain temp? How long can they stay in it?
    Sorry for all the questions, I'm new to all this.
    Thanks!!!
     
  2. catcrazy37

    catcrazy37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They can totally swim. Have the water be comfortable for your hand (lukewarm), make sure they can get in and out whenever they please, and don't let them become chilled. Limit the amount of time if you're unsure.
     
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  3. susiejl

    susiejl Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks
     

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