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How does one keep a duck pond clean???

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by debilorrah, May 14, 2009.

  1. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    We haven;t built it yet as they as just 8 dayas old, but when we do, how do we keep it clean?
     
  2. ~SunSetsWest~

    ~SunSetsWest~ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Don't put any ducks in it! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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  3. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    ~SunSetsWest~ :

    Don't put any ducks in it! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

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    Bingo!!

    Deb, ducks are messy and as long as their water is fresh and not old, they will be fine in some dirty water.​
     
  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

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    Bingo!!

    Deb, ducks are messy and as long as their water is fresh and not old, they will be fine in some dirty water.

    Thanks!
    I was wondering about that. I already knew they were messy before we bought them.
     
  5. ~SunSetsWest~

    ~SunSetsWest~ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    2 Words..POOP SOUP!!! [​IMG]

    I have several kiddy pools and dump and refill twice daily..
    and still we have poop soup
     
  6. Calebs Acre

    Calebs Acre Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ~SunSetsWest~ :

    Don't put any ducks in it! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Well, someone beat me to it!!!​
     
  7. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

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    On the bright side, the "soup" makes some great organic fert. so run a hose to the garden and water away.
     
  8. ~SunSetsWest~

    ~SunSetsWest~ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Great idea!!! [​IMG]
     
  9. TheDuckCrew

    TheDuckCrew Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mine don't like clean water. when its clean, they climb in, rip up some grass, put it in the water and repeat. rarely eat the grass, i guess they just like dirty water!
     

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