Heartbreaking night. Lost one of my babies

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by jwile3, Jul 12, 2016.

  1. jwile3

    jwile3 New Egg

    Nov 7, 2014
    Very sad night tonight. I found one of my Indian runner drakes dead. He was acting a little more shy then normal but was still eating/ drinking. I have no idea what happened to him. He was in with another runner drake who they were hatched together and always stuck to each other like glue.

    My huge concern is now my other runner is by himself. He's been quacking for his brother for hours and I don't know what If there's anything I can do. Is he okay alone? Would he even accept another one? I feel so bad for him and want to do anything I can so he isn't as heart broken. I just want my little baby happy. Please and suggestions or info would be much appreciated.

    RIP Olaf
    8/5/14 - 7/12/16
  2. Ren2014

    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope

    Jan 27, 2014
    So sorry for your loss[​IMG] Yes, he needs a buddy. You can try putting a mirror in with him for now. Good luck.
  3. RachG75

    RachG75 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2016
    Central Illinois
    I'm very sorry.

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