getting my goose to leave her unfertile eggs and accept two baby ducks

Discussion in 'Geese' started by cathrynrirving, Apr 27, 2016.

  1. cathrynrirving

    cathrynrirving New Egg

    Apr 27, 2016
    Hello ~
    I need advice! I have a mama goose who is sitting on eggs that twill never hatch. I got two baby ducks for her but i dont know how to make the switch. She is very confused at this point.
    Any ideas?
  2. Firekin1

    Firekin1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 5, 2014
    Nova Scotia
    Wait until its dark and she's settled, remove all the eggs (or you can leave a few even) and sneak the ducklings underneath. I dont know if it'll work with a goose but it does work with chickens and should add being cautious as she may still reject them. Sometimes they'll even reject their own.
    Last edited: Apr 27, 2016

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