How well do mother ducks accept the lost of her ducklings

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by farm316, Aug 18, 2014.

  1. farm316

    farm316 Songster

    Jul 28, 2014
    We have 2 female Rouen's and one male, we would like to have baby's but we are not sure whether to keep them or to sell them,, We think that selling them will be better, but still not sure whether to remove the eggs and incubate them, or to let the eggs hatch and let mom duck be a mom duck… we are afraid that when we take the ducklings away from mom that it would be sad for mom and baby…
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    It could well be. I know Romy really grieved when Shelly died.

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