New Duck Mama looking for other Moms

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Catherine_05, Jun 13, 2017.

  1. Catherine_05

    Catherine_05 Just Hatched

    Jun 13, 2017
    IMG_7224.JPG 80785455-64C7-4FED-9DA4-CCC95B8655D7.jpg 5BA27C39-E3A5-4AB5-8F79-6F7FEA08B267.jpg Hi guys!! Im new to the Duck Mom life, and its all thanks to the little guy that I have as my profile picture. Im asking for any tips on raising an imprinted duckling. He is a male, I recently sexed him, let him rest and tried again and his little "you know what" came out. I have him in a brooder box right now and I let him out to walk around or stay in my bed for snuggles ontop of wee wee pads and towels. I am in this for the long haul and Im enjoying this new experience. Even if I get barely any sleep, my sister is with her 1 month old and Im with this little 4 day old duckling. We hang out with the babies together and my family is in love with this little chirping fuzz ball.
  2. Benevolent Barn

    Benevolent Barn Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 22, 2017
    Congratulations, he is adorable!
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC. In the long-term, he'll be a lot happier living with other ducks. If you can manage to get hold of another two or three, he'll grow up a contented duck.

    Any questions are best asked on this forum -
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Have you discovered the thread "show us your house ducks."
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow adorable is this one! :love Lots of duck owners here on BYC. Definitely stop by our Ducks section, CTKen has left you with the link.

    Great to have you aboard and welcome to our roost! :)

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