Hatching Geese Eggs Do they need a pond?

Discussion in 'Geese' started by aberfitch, May 9, 2009.

  1. aberfitch

    aberfitch Songster

    Mar 24, 2008
    Texas Fort Worth
    I don't have a pond. I want to raise mine like chickens. with a run and. Can they be raised without a pool of water?

  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    They don't have to have a pond, but they should have some kind of water to go in, especially if you plan on breeding them. Geese (I believe) more or less have to have water to breed in.

    ETA: a kiddie pool would be better than nothing.
    Last edited: May 9, 2009

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