Lights?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by flossyfelix, Dec 15, 2016.

  1. flossyfelix

    flossyfelix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lights or no lights in their house? 2 pekins, Southeastern NC climate (it's 32° tonight & suppose to be 70° on Sunday)-- yes? No? Maybe?
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    No. They have a nice warm down jacket on under those feathers.
     
  3. bydhatch

    bydhatch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It was a feels like temp of 14 last night for us. My ducks are spoiled and I brought them into the garage. Haha!
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    You want them to have a nice cozy place to be able to get out of the wind and weather but if you use lights/ heat they have a harder time acclimating to the outside temps. Bringing them inside your garage isn't going to hurt them unless you have heat in it. But spoiling them is part of the fun of having ducks right? [​IMG]
     
  5. bydhatch

    bydhatch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Absolutely. (Hot baths and warm salads in winter ;) )
    The garage is not heated but much warmer. We avoided bringing them inside for that reason.
     
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  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    And they are so pretty too.
     
  7. bydhatch

    bydhatch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They say thank you. ;)
     

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