How muuch water?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by mossyroo, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. mossyroo

    mossyroo Chirping

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    I was just wondering how much water your waterfowl need and how do yoou supply it if you do not happen to have the luxury of a pond?
     
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    For a flock of ten, 3 gallons of drinking water daily, plus about 15 gallons of swim water every one to three days, depending on weather.

    I use a concrete mixing pan, no pond needed.
     
  3. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Crowing

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    Mine use about 1 gallon of water for drinking a day and a kiddie pool for swimming. I dump the kiddie pool every 2-3 days.
     
  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    I forgot how many ducks you have...
     
  5. Sfraker

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    When my stock tank or kiddie pools aren't filled my 10 ducks have five one gallon buckets for water. They go through it fast so they need to be filled a couple times a day.

    Although even with the stock tank and pool the ducks still go through the buckets of water during the day. I just don't refill because they can stop being lazy and go up the ramp to the tank for a drink. [​IMG]
     
  6. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Crowing

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    Guess that might help, lol! I have 4 :)
     
  7. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    Thanks (c:
     

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