Muscovy Duck as a Egg Sitter?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Barry Natchitoches, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. Barry Natchitoches

    Barry Natchitoches Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would like to hatch just a few eggs at a time.


    Somebody suggested to me to get a Muscovy Duck for the job.


    Would a Muscovy Duck be a good broody for a handful of chicken eggs?


    Would she really be reliable at the job?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    I don't know. I'd be worried that with her weight and webbed feet she might break the chicken eggs.[​IMG]
     

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