Overwintering ducks?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by heylookitsmac, Sep 11, 2009.

  1. heylookitsmac

    heylookitsmac New Egg

    Sep 10, 2009
    let's talk about ducks...

    ...I have my Indian runners in a pasture pen. Will they do alright out there all winter? I was thinking I'd put a tarp over they're pen during the coldest parts of winter and maybe a heat lamp. The guy I got them from told me that they're well enough adapted to the outside to make it through the winter, but I wasn't sure if they had retained they're ability to survive the cold during domestication. I live in the midwest, so the winters are somewhat mild... but wet.
  2. Soccer Mom

    Soccer Mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    West of Crazy
    Mine like something to get into. How about a dog house or two?

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