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So today while moving the duck pen around.....

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by TennesseeTruly, Sep 5, 2009.

  1. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Songster

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    my wonderful husband found a nest of 10 duck eggs! LOL!!

    I was going out every day looking around trying to see if she was laying yet. She's just 5 months old. Well we have our answer. She had her nest hidden!!

    Little stinker!! YAY!! She's finally laying. I know its her because the other two are two young yet.

    Duck eggs! Wooohoooo


  2. froggie71

    froggie71 Songster

    Apr 18, 2009
    Shamong, NJ
    [​IMG] Congrats! It's so fun to find those first eggs!
  3. Squirtchy2009

    Squirtchy2009 Songster

    Aug 28, 2009
    copngrats [​IMG][​IMG] what sort of duck is she? [​IMG]
  4. ScoobyRoo

    ScoobyRoo Songster

    Aug 21, 2008
    Land of OZ
    They do like to cover their nests, dad gum it!! Mine was sneaky but not for long. After letting out the birds one morning, I spied on her and found her going to my ornamental grasses to lay her eggs. It is a neat find, isn't it![​IMG]
  5. TennesseeTruly

    TennesseeTruly Songster

    Mar 5, 2009
    Church Hill, TN
    Lucy's a Pekin. She's a little doll! I adore my Pekins!

  6. iamcuriositycat

    iamcuriositycat Songster

    Jul 30, 2009
    Charlotte, NC
    Awesome!! Mine like to hide their eggs too. I didn't find any eggs this morning, and I hope it's because they are going into a moult (their feathers look AWFUL--they REALLY need a moult). But I fear it may just be that they've found a place to hide their eggs that I haven't thought to look yet. Argh! [​IMG]

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