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Raising Muscovy's in a outdoor pond..

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Southrnmealworm, Aug 8, 2016.

  1. Southrnmealworm

    Southrnmealworm Out Of The Brooder

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    Is it possible to raise Muscovy ducks in a outdoor pond with no fence?Or will they fly off?
     
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    They tend to fly, and they would be susceptible to predators as well.

    Glad you are thinking ahead for their welfare. [​IMG]
     
  3. Southrnmealworm

    Southrnmealworm Out Of The Brooder

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    Yep been wanting duck's for a while..Bought some chicken hatching egg's from a friend and she threw them in free..I want the best possible for them we love our feather babies..
     

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