Newly Hatched Ducklings

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by weebles&wobblesmom, Jul 27, 2016.

  1. weebles&wobblesmom

    weebles&wobblesmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 24, 2011
    Hi everyone,

    It has been a long time since I have been on here and I need some advice now.
    We just noticed that 1 of our ducks is hatching ducklings tonight. Do we need to separate her and the babies from the other ducks or will they be ok? We have 16 ducks total.

    Thank you in advance.
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    I would separate them - ducks are unpredictable when it comes to ducklings - sometimes even especially first-time duck moms can get aggressive with littles.

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