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Runners hatching-should I remove hatched babies?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by happyhensny, May 21, 2011.

  1. happyhensny

    happyhensny Brown Barns Farm

    I have an Eco 20 with 15 eggs. 4 Ducklings have hatched. Should I remove them or leave them in till all are done?

    Thanks!
     
  2. mickt

    mickt Out Of The Brooder

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    hi happyhenshy it wont hurt to leave them in there for a day .dont forget photos
     
  3. duckyfromoz

    duckyfromoz Quackaholic

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    I usually leave my duckling in the bator until they are fluffed up. After that amount of time they tend to start moving around more and turning over the eggs still hatching- that isnt a huge problem but they are happier in the brooder and I can get them eating and drinking on there own sooner.
     

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