New Duck Mommy

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by DenverDucky, Mar 29, 2012.

  1. DenverDucky

    DenverDucky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi everyone! My name is Carrie and I'm mommy duck to a two week old pekin duckling named Soleil. She is such a sweet girl who loves to cuddle and climb all over me. This is my first duck and I've enjoyed having her in my life! I'm not sure how to put pics into a thread but as soon as I do I will post them up. Thanks for reading and have a great day!
    -Carrie
     
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  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    What a precious avatar.. [​IMG] I assume that is Soleil? do you just have the one duck?
     
  3. DenverDucky

    DenverDucky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you for the Welcome! The pic is of Soleil and she is my first duck :) I would like to have another but I will probably wait until next Spring.
     
  4. MamaDuck1

    MamaDuck1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What a cutie! My first duck changed my life. Congrats on the new addition :D
     
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    She is adorable. [​IMG]
     
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    She's such a cutie! [​IMG] Congrats and [​IMG]
     
  7. PetesMom

    PetesMom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is adorable! Coming from someone whos dealing with the disaster of being an uneducated newbie mom and only wanting one duck....I would get another one now! We got our boy last year and waited until this year to get more and hes a wreck from being alone :( Unless she will be in the house with you all the time...
     
  8. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  9. DenverDucky

    DenverDucky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks! I was planning to have two but the second one died during shipping :weep: I thought it was going to be hard on Soleil but the moment I got to the car and opened the box to see her and cry over the loss of her sister Willow she just leapt from the box onto me and she never looked back. We buried Willow in my parents backyard. It was sad but I think she died early on since she was smaller and didn't look heathy like Soleil.

    As far as indoor/outdoor I'm planning to be keeping her as a house duck, diapers and all hah I ordered ones as well made some so she's able to cuddle without the mess and she's already loving them because she can cuddle with me all the time :D
     
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  10. azhenhouse

    azhenhouse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is a cutie, but please read up on why you should have two ducks and not just one.
     

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