Our Chicks and Ducklings at 3 weeks old(pic)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by okie16, Mar 27, 2008.

  1. okie16

    okie16 Out Of The Brooder

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  2. Crazy4Chicks

    Crazy4Chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 20, 2007
    Glendale, AZ
    wow those baby ducks are huge LOL hat kind are they??

    all the baby's are really cute almost time to put them out LOL


    Julie
     
  3. ThreeBoysChicks

    ThreeBoysChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2007
    Thurmont, MD
    Looks just like mine. Don't those ducks grow fast. I seperated my ducks, because they were always messing up the brooder.
     
  4. okie16

    okie16 Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes, the ducks do grow fast, and they are messy. I have to clean the brooder everyday.

    I need to get a move on and get the coop and run done so I can put them out.[​IMG]
     
  5. okie16

    okie16 Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:I'm really not sure what kind of ducks they are. We are just waiting for them to get their feathers so someone can tell us what they are.
     
  6. BrahmaMama

    BrahmaMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2008
    South Dakota
    /quote/ I have to clean the brooder everyday.

    Just once a day? [​IMG] I have to scoop up the wet litter around the waterer a couple of times a day [​IMG] I was warned about the mess, but jeepers! I would have sepererated them, but my other brooder is being occupied with my chicks that I hatched-and it's high time they go outside too, but my other coop is being occupied by bottle calves...[​IMG] [​IMG]

    The ducklings are so precious though, I just fell in love with them!
     
  7. hobobrando

    hobobrando Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Man, now I wan't ducks now [​IMG] but my mom says no.
     
  8. Rebel Chicken

    Rebel Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are so cute at this age. Still have some of their fuzzies.[​IMG] The ducks are cute too. I considered getting some this year, but I think I'll wait until I have seperate brooding areas since they are so messy.
     
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  9. Crazy4Chicks

    Crazy4Chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 20, 2007
    Glendale, AZ
    I learned my lesson last year - I had 2 ducks and three chicks - and what a wet stinky mess those ducks made of the brooder !! now when my duck eggs hatch I am going to get a second brooder going for them - never mix them togather again LOL


    Julie
     
  10. ZooZoo

    ZooZoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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