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Is this normal

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by perrypoo, Dec 8, 2015.

  1. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    A separate dish can be almost anything even a plastic container. doesn't have to be anything like a feeder. you just don't want them filling up on too much grit and not enough feed which can happen when you combine it.
     
  2. perrypoo

    perrypoo Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks I'll try to find a container their not afraid of
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    I know they are scared of anything new so just sit it down they will eventually get up the nerve to check it out. lol
     
  4. Lozuufy

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    If you first show it to them with some food in it they may get used to it faster, my ducks will do anything for snacks.
     
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  5. perrypoo

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    Ha I'll try today sorry about waiting so long to respond I have been busy. My sucks are big scaredy cats let you how they respond
     
  6. Miss Lydia

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    Mine are too. lol
     
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    I picture that now their afraid of everything but wanna chase birds and squirrels.when I gave them the container Perry the khaki Campbell went straight for it when I show her the food.then when I put the it in their coop neither Perry or lemon wanted it
     
  8. Miss Lydia

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    Probably anything new will finally get accepted once they get over the initial fear and curiosity takes over.
     
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    Thnks miss Lydia and 1 more question maIe mallards territorial
     
  10. Miss Lydia

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    Most drakes are territorial they don't like to share their girls with other drakes and they can even be that way towards their humans too.
     
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