my..errr...ummmm....new..."chicks"

luvmychicknkids

Canning Squirrel
11 Years
Mar 6, 2008
5,679
29
261
Floresville, Texas
So, I have been waiting and watching.....dying for Tractor Supply to get their chicks. They told me Monday, Tuesday at the latest. I drove there every day to check (about a 35 min. drive) so I call this morning...no chicks. I call again at 10...they just got there. I drive FAST all the way and they are SOLD OUT!!!!!! Less than an hour and all gone! So, I came home with THESE!!!!! Anyone care to tell me what I have here? Doing "OMG I got ducks" research as we speak.

They are:
Dexter
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Gertrude (AKA Trudy):
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Sadie:
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Saffron:
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The whole gang:
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So, I know I have ducklings. HELP!!!! I tried asking there and all they knew was "they are mixed ducks".
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luvmychicknkids

Canning Squirrel
11 Years
Mar 6, 2008
5,679
29
261
Floresville, Texas
Whatever Sadie is, Dexter is too, they are the same. I am totally clueless on ducks.
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I just know they are adorable.
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Gonna do some serious learning as I go along! They did not want to cooperate at all for pictures!!!
 

redoak

Songster
11 Years
Feb 27, 2008
3,267
67
211
Russia, NY
They are so cute. The wife said no when I asked if we could get a few ducks. We have a couple large ponds but we also have snapping turtles
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12 Acres

Songster
11 Years
Mar 23, 2008
409
6
141
Oak Harbor, OH
Wonderful babies! Hubs and I are going to TSC tonight and I can surely guarantee that I will come home with some ducklings tonight. We've got a pond and a pond should have ducks swimming around in it, right? RIGHT???
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luvmychicknkids

Canning Squirrel
11 Years
Mar 6, 2008
5,679
29
261
Floresville, Texas
Yeah, we are having a lot of of those lovey feelings right now, too!!!
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I have been googling and was thinking POSSIBLY Swedish something on the two matching ones. I think Pekin on Saffron.I am thinking Gertrude may be a Mallard?

OH YES!!!! EVERY pond needs ducks!!!! They re just too beautiful!
 
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