Muscovy keepers share your pics!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by keeperofthehearth, Feb 8, 2009.

  1. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Very pretty Scovy's and [​IMG]
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    So sorry about your ducks, Can you put some kind of fencing up between the ducks and dogs that the dog can't reach through and grab the duck? Lowes has plastic poultry fencing and plastic hardware cloth, using either of these along with your fence you have in place may keep it from getting another one, and Some dogs can climb real good too so be on the watch for that. Again I know how your feeling one of our dachshunds got one of our ducklings last year, broke my heart.
     
  3. jadeduck13

    jadeduck13 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you very much! :D
     
  4. gaitngirl

    gaitngirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Miss Lydia,
    I went and looked at that plastic poultry netting today. I may have to go that route.

    The girls knew something was up when we went out to clip their wings today. Couldn't even catch them! Usually they are on me like stink on a skunk because they know I have treats somewhere, lol. I even took meal worms out to them but was only stampeded by the older lot and my Pekim pigducks.
     
  5. mara1

    mara1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry about your duck. My duckling with broken leg is on her/his 3rd splint change each one lighter and is starting to put weight on it and doing physical therapy (my daughter said its palates) It was so comical stretching the leg gotta change it again tonight.
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  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Good news your ducklings leg is doing so much better, Palates are a good way to do physical therapy [​IMG] Keep up the good work sounds like it's paying off.
     
  7. AussieDucky

    AussieDucky Out Of The Brooder

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    Mine go in the garden and eat the weeds for me.
    The ducklings are so cute [​IMG]
     
  8. mara1

    mara1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  9. fallenangel79

    fallenangel79 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so cute :)
     
  10. Frank Phinster

    Frank Phinster Chillin' With My Peeps

    I noticed that my old drake now gets bossed around by his son. He is still moulting, so maybe at the moment he simply lacks the right ammount of testosteron to fight back.
     
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