Mama 'hen' is actually a duck

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by dawno33, Sep 26, 2014.

  1. dawno33

    dawno33 Out Of The Brooder

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    My one duck seems to have taken on the role of the mama for my 8 chicks. They are all about 7 weeks old now. The chicks will follow the duck around everywhere she goes and will never be too far away from her. Whenever there is danger, they always crowd around her. it is so cute.
    I think one of my chicks is a roo. Any opinions? It is the black and white one.[​IMG]
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  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    That is adorable!! [​IMG]
     
  3. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    That is SO cute!!!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. smhoekzema

    smhoekzema Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cute:) Yep that's definitely a roo! Pretty colouring though
     
  5. dawno33

    dawno33 Out Of The Brooder

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    That may explain why he is acting so macho already.
     

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