Introducing adult ducks

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Ducks4FFA, Mar 19, 2018.

  1. Ducks4FFA

    Ducks4FFA In the Brooder

    Mar 14, 2016
    Spring, Texas
    Later this week I'm buying two more drakes to bring home. The problem is, my flock currently consists of only one 2 year-old drake (his last buddies disappeared). He's free-range but comes home for daily fresh food and water. We don't have a pen or cage or anything. I don't want him to be alone, so I was hoping that the two I'm getting will be his new companions, but I haven't got a clue on how I may introduce them. All suggestions are gladly welcome!
  2. TheTwoRoos

    TheTwoRoos Crowing

    Sep 25, 2015
    You need cages,shouldn’t have animals like this just running around.

    You may need to quarantine them so they don’t get each others sick,then you also have the chance of th newbies running away without adapting to the area first.
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