New Duck Owner

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by klisa1, Dec 17, 2014.

  1. klisa1

    klisa1 Hatching

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    We got 3 full grown Cayugas (a drake and 2 hens) a couple months ago. Then shortly after that somebody was giving away ducklings and we picked up 6 muscovies. We live in southern California and are very excited to have these fun pets and hopefully eggs soon. For now we are trying to figure out how to properly set up housing and take care of our birds.
     
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  2. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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  3. spitfirecream15

    spitfirecream15 Chirping

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    Hi! Welcome to BYC. I don't know much about ducks but you will find a lot of useful info on here.
     
  4. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

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  5. klisa1

    klisa1 Hatching

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    Thank you I will look at those. Right now my ducklings are getting bigger and I am trying to figure out a new housing configuration. I ordered some electric poultry fencing and am thinking of putting them all the way in the back of my property. I need to build them a new house I guess as well. I think the Cayugas will be happy to have their enclosure all to themselves again.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  8. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Good luck with your ducks! Definitely stop by our ducks section for more help with your new birds. Welcome to our flock!
     
  9. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm a chicken person and don't know much about ducks (although I've had a few), but I have to admit that ducklings are the ultimate in cute. Definitely post on our duck link that mymilliefleur left with you and take advantage of our duck experts there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your ducks.
     

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