First timer!! trying to hatch with momma Duck

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by AngelV, Oct 26, 2011.

  1. AngelV

    AngelV Out Of The Brooder

    Oct 7, 2011
    Pinellas Park Fl
    20Eggs in the nest and she seems to be sitting on them every morning i go out shes there and at night she is on them: guess my question is How long or how often is she supposed be sitting on them?? When i get home from work shes off and stays off for a little while. I have 2 runner ducks hoping for more LOL [​IMG]
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Quote:20 eggs seems like alot for a runner, she will sit most of the time and get off to takes potty breaks swim eat and basically run around like a nut. Then back on the eggs. Good luck and let us know how it goes. [oh and time wise maybe 30 min] they like to swim because thats how they create the humidity they need to cook them eggs.
    Last edited: Oct 26, 2011

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