Heat Lamp

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by DuckPensington, Mar 21, 2015.

  1. DuckPensington

    DuckPensington In the Brooder

    Mar 13, 2015
    Hi I was wondering how long you should keep a heat lamp in with ducklings? Mine are two weeks+ old. There starting to lay far away from the lamp so I'm guessing that it's getting too warm in the brooder for them. When can I just take the whole thing out? There khaki campbell ducks. Any advice is appreciated! :)
  2. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Crowing

    May 19, 2014
    Georgetown, TX
    The first week should be around 90* and then drop it 5* each week till they are fully feathers or you reach the normal outside low.

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