my male pekin is bullying my 2 pekin ducklings

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by newduckowner, Mar 23, 2012.

  1. newduckowner

    newduckowner Hatching

    Oct 21, 2011
    My female pekin laid a nest and did not sit on her eggs so i brought them and incubated them. 2 of the ducklings hatched. I took them outside and daddy pekin keeps bullying them? They are now 2 weeks old and i keep trying to introduce them but he does not seem to be adjusting. Is there anything i can do to keep my male aka daddy from being mean to the ducklings? Thanks for any advice!!
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    They are way too young to be introduced. If you don't separate them he will most likely kill them. I wouldn't suggest introducing before they are 6 weeks

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