Safely housing call ducks at night. Please help!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by leecey411, Jul 15, 2009.

  1. leecey411

    leecey411 Songster

    May 31, 2007
    I have a problem getting my call ducks in at night. They do not have a duck house, each evening I lure them in with my chickens, geese and turkeys. It is quite a challenge, often resulting in my DH and myself chasing, capturing them, and putting them into a run. We have a predator problem. I can build a house and float it but I am afraid they my wander onto dry land and be somethings diner! Any suggestions?
  2. lil_chick

    lil_chick In the Brooder

    Jul 12, 2009
    We keep ours in a fenced area, sides and top also.
    Nothing gets out, nothing gets in. peace of mind, and they watch the weather, if it's bad, they go inside on their own.[​IMG]
  3. feathersgalore

    feathersgalore Songster

    Sep 4, 2008
    Central Ohio
    Mine are also pened all the time. They are just too small and could be a snack for a number of things both day and night.
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Quote:Mine too...except even when the weather is bad mine very rarely go into their shelter.

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