I love my ducks too!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Henrietta23, Mar 15, 2009.

  1. Henrietta23

    Henrietta23 Songster

    Oct 20, 2007
    Eastern CT
    I just picked up three Blue Swedish cross hens last Sunday. They are in my garden shed in a huge dog pen in isolation. I have four other ducks, a pair of Khaki Campbells and a pair of Blue Swedish. So when everyone is integrated I will have 2 drakes to 5 hens, an improvement over the 1/1 ratio I had. The KC duck has laid an egg everyday for about three weeks now. The new ducks hadn't laid since the fall according to the woman who gave them to me. Well, there was an egg in their pen yesterday morning! And today there were two duck eggs in the chicken coop. I'm up to three layers out of five duck hens! [​IMG]
  2. TheNewMrsEvans

    TheNewMrsEvans Songster

    Sep 15, 2008
    Big Sur, CA
    They must be so happy at their new place that they laid for u! You are so lucky you found some cute duckies to add to your flock...I'm sure the boys will be happy [​IMG]
  3. Henrietta23

    Henrietta23 Songster

    Oct 20, 2007
    Eastern CT
    Quote:Me too! Spring has sprung around here if you know what I mean!

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