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How long will a duck sit now on day 35

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by wednesday22, Sep 30, 2013.

  1. wednesday22

    wednesday22 In the Brooder

    Jul 13, 2013
    My duck hatched out only 2 eggs the last one on Wednesday. Today she completely redid her nest and kicked 3 eggs out. Now she has three left. I'm not sure which ones may be good, our other female has a habit of laying her eggs in the same nest when the female that is sitting gets off to eat.
  2. cypressdrake

    cypressdrake Songster

    Jul 4, 2012
    Thibodaux, Louisiana.
    I would take the eggs in and candle them, If no signs of fertility, then discard the eggs. if you see chicks or movement, then return them at once. You may want to take half at a time, so she don't abandon the nest. Good luck!
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners 8 Years

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    Sechs sat for nearly four months.

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