I lost Lucky Ducky today:( but.....

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by drmeyes236, Sep 26, 2009.

  1. drmeyes236

    drmeyes236 Songster

    Apr 13, 2009
    I found a nest with 10 egg from him and Mama duck. I don't know how long they have been there, I cracked one and there is a bulls eye. I put them in the incubator do you think they will hatch? So today was a total mix of emotions, he must have been grabbed by a hawk only a moderate amount of down feathers found a small amount of blood and no trace of him. Mama is okay but she can fly so maybe she got away? She seems so sad now. These are my first eggs by the way.
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2009

  2. BorderKelpie

    BorderKelpie Songster

    Mar 1, 2009
    outside Dallas
    Awww, I am sorry for your loss. Hopefully you'll get a good hatch to help ease the pain.
  3. chickensioux

    chickensioux Songster

    Feb 12, 2009
    Western North Carolina
    So sorry for your loss.
  4. farrier!

    farrier! Songster

    Feb 28, 2009
    Southern Illinois

    Sounds like you have a good chance with the eggs. Good luck!
  5. chixie

    chixie Songster

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    i hope they hatch
  6. Goat_Walker

    Goat_Walker I Am THE Crazy Duck Lady

    Jul 9, 2008
    I am so sorry! Ive never lost a duck to anything but a dog, but its alwas hard. I hope they hatch for you! It will be great to have something of his bloodline.

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