mallard question

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by redrooster99, Feb 24, 2014.

  1. redrooster99

    redrooster99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how old before malard ducklings can forage at pond on there on
     
  2. HollyDuckFarmer

    HollyDuckFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If say not til they are 100% fully feathered at abuot 3-4mos.
     
  3. redrooster99

    redrooster99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    okay but i can let them out when im here right.
     
  4. HollyDuckFarmer

    HollyDuckFarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old are they and what are your temperatures? Here, I believe ducklings would die if they were out without a momma duck. And a momma duck probly would not keep them out for long, if at all.
     
  5. redrooster99

    redrooster99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I havn't got them yet they will be bought about late march it should be done frosting, and should be around 70 degrees I think during the day.They will have hay and there on pen enclosed with wire on the bottom, and a top level for sleeping in there duck house. Any help will be appreciated.
     

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