How soon will a duck lay after mating?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Spyderk117, Aug 25, 2016.

  1. Spyderk117

    Spyderk117 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi! My two 5 month old mallards recently paired up. When will my hen lay eggs? I do have oyster shells out in their pen.
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  2. Cherib603

    Cherib603 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She could lay today or a year from now. No way to tell.
     
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  3. Spyderk117

    Spyderk117 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay, thank you!
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Since she is a seasonal layer she may not lay till next spring. @Spyderk117
     
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  5. Spyderk117

    Spyderk117 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah that's what I was thinking.
    Thank you for the relpy!
     
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  7. Spyderk117

    Spyderk117 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nice looking eggs!:D What duck breed laid those eggs?
     
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  9. Spyderk117

    Spyderk117 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay!
     

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