Hi, I'm Jacki and I have ducks

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Jacki846, Feb 26, 2016.

  1. Jacki846

    Jacki846 In the Brooder

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    I'm new here, but I always come here for advice.

    I have brand new ducklings. They started hatching on valentine's day. Today I noticed that momma duck keeps biting one of them when he gets close to her. I was wondering if anyone knew why and any ideas on what I should do?
     

  2. KeyFlock

    KeyFlock Songster

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you decided to join us!! I hope someone on here can help you with your little duckling.
     
  3. keesmom

    keesmom Crowing

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  4. Jacki846

    Jacki846 In the Brooder

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    Thank you
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Please keep an eye on momma, some kill their babies for reasons only known to them. Do you have a brooder you could raise him in, maybe with another duckling so he isn't lonely.
     

  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    x2 on the duck forum, I'm sure someone over there can explain it.

    What breed of ducks do you have? It would be fun to see a picture of your ducklings if you'd like to share.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. The only thing i know about ducks is how to cook 'em I'm afraid, so I'll pass on that question [​IMG]

    All the best

    CT
     
  9. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around the run.
     

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