Moving Muscovy ducklings to brooder

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by AnneLC, Sep 9, 2016.

  1. AnneLC

    AnneLC Just Hatched

    Sep 9, 2016
    Hello! I have a Muscovy mama successfully hatch four ducklings and one guinea keet inside my chicken coop this morning. I have decided that for safety reasons (predators), I have to move the babies to my brooder. When should I do this? The just hatched this morning and are still a bit damp, I've kicked the chickens out of the coop so I don't have to worry about them disturbing the nest, but of course it's raining and of course they need back in tonight. Do I need to wait till the chicks are dry?

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