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For those of you brooding Ducklings/goslings

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Chickenlover88, Jun 20, 2007.

  1. Chickenlover88

    Chickenlover88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have found the perfect waterer. It works great and isn't messy at all. I have had it in with my goslings all day and it hasn't made a mess nor does it have tons of food in it. What I did was take a normal gallon milk carton and cut a hole in it just big enough for them to get their heads in. I will try to get a picture later if you would like.
     
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Sounds interesting. I have 10 duck eggs in the bator now..I would LOVE to see your waterer.
     
  3. Barb Schuetz

    Barb Schuetz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm getting my goslings friday. Your waterer sounds awesome, please post pics![​IMG]
     
  4. Chickenlover88

    Chickenlover88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Here it is. I messed up when cutting the hole. I think i'm going to make another one.
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  5. Barb Schuetz

    Barb Schuetz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What a great idea! Thanks for sharing! [​IMG]
     
  6. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2007
    Binghamton, NY
    that is a great Idea. I would however place some shavings down for your babies, as the wire floor can hurt their poor little feet. [​IMG]
     
  7. Chickenlover88

    Chickenlover88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They actually have half their cage with soft hay. The only side with wire holds their food and water.
     

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