Newbie duck hopeful

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Taralynnludwig, May 1, 2016.

  1. Taralynnludwig

    Taralynnludwig Chirping

    May 1, 2016
    Hey all i am new to the backyard poultry world and have decided i want ducks. I am from Tacoma Washington. I was set to pick up 4 cayugas yesterday but i guess the eggs didnt hatch :'( and now i am having a beastly time trying to start my flock! I am hoping to have either 4 cayuga or 4 ancona ducklings, 3 girls and a boy either way. But i cant seem to find anyone selling them in my area, or if they are they are straight run and i cant risk having a bunch of drakes. Anyone know of anyone near wa state with these guys? And anyone have any advice for a new duck person?

  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    You could try posting on your state thread to see if anyone is near you. Just put Washington in the search box and it will pop up. I believe one of BYC's sponsors is Metzers, who has waterfowl ducks, geese, etc. Click on the "sponsors" brown box at the top of this page.

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