pekin ducks

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by nfrost, Apr 7, 2012.

  1. nfrost

    nfrost Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have gotten 5 baby ducks from tractor supply.. well there about 5 weeks old and i think I got 3 girls and 2 boys can't tell but 3 are definitely quacking already is 2 males to much for 3 females?
     
  2. rainplace

    rainplace Interstellar Duck Academy

    I think it is, yes.
     
  3. rainplace

    rainplace Interstellar Duck Academy

    Let me add a condition to that. I think it also depends on how much space your ducks have. I think one can go with more drakes when ducks aren't confined to smaller areas.
     
  4. cskotek

    cskotek Chillin' With My Peeps

    I had gotten 2 of them also from tractor supply! They are about a month old. How old are yours??
     
  5. nfrost

    nfrost Chillin' With My Peeps

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    About 5-6 weeks old and there bigger than my scovy hen, but they will be free ranged
     
  6. cskotek

    cskotek Chillin' With My Peeps



    What kind of bedding are you useing for them?
     
  7. nfrost

    nfrost Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Straw/hay its what i have always used once they get taken outside of the house when there to big to stay
     

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