Lonely Duck :(

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by CRH1223, Jan 8, 2012.

  1. CRH1223

    CRH1223 Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 4, 2009
    I had two beautiful Pekin ducks a male and a female. Tragically on Friday my male duck passed away in the shelter. I have no idea how he died he was fine that morning it was a bit chilly but not under 35 degrees. Now all I have left his my female duck and she is really lonely. She misses her cuddle buddy. But I don't know what to do I have to give her away by August because I am leaving for college and there is just no way for me to take care of here and I want to try and find her a new home soon so she can make new friends!
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    I am so sorry to hear your Pekin drake died. I doubt the cold had anything to do with his death. It is very kind of you to be concerned about you Pekin female being lonely. If you want to find a home for her with other ducks you might want to post on the PA thread as well to see if any one is interested: https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=248345

    the mean time, I hope you and your family can spend a little extra time keeping her company.

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