Should I get gro-gel?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by theduckgirl4110, Aug 10, 2013.

  1. theduckgirl4110

    theduckgirl4110 Chirping

    Mar 16, 2013
    Hi. I want to order two ducklings from metzer. I live in IL so is it a good idea to get the gro-gel stuff that they have? Has anyone else ever order two ducklings and did NOT get the gro-gel? Did your little one arrive dead? Please help! Thank you.
  2. jdywntr

    jdywntr Songster

    Oct 31, 2009
    Somerville, AL
    Its only a few dollars. I'd get it. I ordered my very first ducks, runners, from Metzer. I lived in central FL at the time. I got the grow gel. The 11 sent arrived in good shape. I lost 3 the first day but I don't know if it was shipping stress, my inexperience or a combo of the two.

    It can't hurt.

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