panting duckiling

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kat, Mar 30, 2008.

  1. kat

    kat Out Of The Brooder

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    one of our ducklings seem to panting quite alot is this normal?
     
  2. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    what is the temp of your brooder?
     
  3. kat

    kat Out Of The Brooder

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    we have just highered the lamp was at 110. its now at 90
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Depending on the age of your duckling, even 90 may be too warm. They don't need quite as much heat as chicks.
     
  5. hypnofrogstevie

    hypnofrogstevie chick magnet

    Jul 12, 2007
    Newton NJ
    ok. How old are these guys?
     
    Last edited: Mar 30, 2008
  6. kat

    kat Out Of The Brooder

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    they are 5 days old
     

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