Help with a month in a half mallard duckling

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by JeffysMom, Jan 24, 2014.

  1. JeffysMom

    JeffysMom New Egg

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    I need advice on feeding her. I don't know if shes old enough for me to feed her once a day. Can someone help me?[​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    at 4 weeks I'd leave food and water out at least during the day light hours. is she in the house?
     
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    Oh, yes, I would have water and food with her 24/7.

    What's the scoop?
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    yep we need more info, please. and [​IMG]
     
  5. creaturelife

    creaturelife Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have malllards she should have water all the time and just feed her 2 times a day that is what i did once of the morning and once befor bed time
     
  6. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    How much do you give her at a time? Just wondering how you work that out. I have heard of this method, just don't know how to know how much feed to offer.
     
  7. creaturelife

    creaturelife Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i just feed them 6 cups and by cups i mean coffee cups of the morning and 3 befor bed time but in the summer when they free ranged they only get 4 of the morning and 2 befor bed time just befor i put ducklings in with my flock i start them on the feeding time 2 i own 14 ducks if i just kept food in for my ducks they would eat way to much and i like calling them in for feed time to watch them eat away
     
  8. JeffysMom

    JeffysMom New Egg

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    Yes she is an indoor duck
     
  9. JeffysMom

    JeffysMom New Egg

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    I give her alot she eats about a hand full in an hour or so
     

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