I just made a mistake.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by rubberduckies, Mar 14, 2013.

  1. rubberduckies

    rubberduckies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two Indian Runners from Ideal. They don't stand as straight as "show quality" Runners. I love them just the same though.

    As I was looking around BYC at all the beautiful Runners I learned that Holderread's Runners are "show quality" and stand up very straight. So (just because I'm curious) I went to the Holderread website.

    Big mistake.

    I fell in love with the pic they have of a white Runner. *sigh* One of the prettiest ducks I think I've ever seen. And (surprisingly) their prices are about the same as the hatcheries I've looked at.

    Ugh! Now I want to order white Runners from them. This must be the "duck math" I keep hearing about.

    Maybe I should go ahead and start planning for a bigger flock. Lol.
     
  2. Captain Cluck

    Captain Cluck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Welcome to our world - where 1 + 1 can easily equal 100 or 1000!

    Ducks are like potato chips... nobody can have just one!
     
  3. Megan Amber

    Megan Amber Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree! Ducks are my favorite. I LOVE to hatch and raise them. There is nothing more rewarding!
     
  4. rubberduckies

    rubberduckies Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. rubberduckies

    rubberduckies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hahahaha! I was just saying the other day "Ducks are like Doritos. You can't have just a handful." :)
     
  6. jdywntr

    jdywntr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just recently realized that with my latest hatch I now have 29 ducks.
     
  7. Megan Amber

    Megan Amber Chillin' With My Peeps

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    29 WOW! What kind do you have!!
     
  8. jdywntr

    jdywntr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I raise Muscovy. But I raise mine for meat so they won't all stay for too long. But I plan on keeping a decent sized flock.
     
  9. Megan Amber

    Megan Amber Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Neat! I raise runner/cayuga mixes! I am planning on eating one soon. I wonder what duck tastes like?
     
  10. jdywntr

    jdywntr Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Honestly I've never had duck, only Muscovy which aren't true ducks. I'd check over on the meat birds forum.
     

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