New duck coop! Ducks won't go in!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by EmAbTo48, Apr 5, 2012.

  1. EmAbTo48

    EmAbTo48 Songster

    Jul 9, 2011
    Northern Wisconsin
    So we built a new coop for our ducks, they have been in my gardening shed and I wanted it back. Anyways, its been 3 days and they still sit outside the door of my gardening shed waiting to go in :( I have to chace them (takes about 10mins) to get them into the new coop. The coop is not as big at all as my gardening shed ( its a full shed) the new coop is a lot smaller and I don't allow food/water in the new one.

    Overtime will they eventually get the hang of the new coop??? How can I help them?
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    If I change nighttime places I usually keep them locked up in it for a few days so they understand where home is.

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