How old before they swim?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by MuranoFarms, Jan 4, 2010.

  1. MuranoFarms

    MuranoFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 14, 2009
    Boyers, Pa
    My Pekin duck hatched last Thursday. How old does he need to be before I put him in water?
  2. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    Quote:my dude was 2 days old and he loved it-he was in a tupperware bowl:) just for a few minutes-they can get waterlogged easily because they dont have much oil on their feathers to keep them floating and protected..

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