How old before they swim?

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

  1. MuranoFarms

    MuranoFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Pekin duck hatched last Thursday. How old does he need to be before I put him in water?
     
  2. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    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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