My miracle baby

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by calgal98, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. calgal98

    calgal98 Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Baby duckling is almost a week old and I'm momma!! This baby was supposed to be a fertile egg. HE/she traveled with the rest of the fertile eggs from Oregon to California via post office, and I got it incubated for two days before it hatched. I had candled and it looked suspiciously dark so I had marked it. Two days later I was checking the eggs again when I heard a chirping and saw the pip. It wasn't *due* for another 28 days!! LOL
     
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  2. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    aww she's precious! Why miracle???
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    so sweet. [​IMG] don't keep us in suspense. [​IMG]
     
  4. Senna95

    Senna95 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Owwwe...... she turned out cute! Here is a photo of some of her should-of-been litter-mates. Please keep me (us) updated with pictures, I'm really curious what she turns out like (or "he" I guess)

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  5. calgal98

    calgal98 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I am enjoying her so much. Wish I had a couple of her siblings to keep her company though. I try to be surrogate for them and enjoy playing, but I'm too old to play momma hen!! LOL
     
  6. muslw4

    muslw4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's funny. Glad she or he made it. Congrats!
     

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