Spraying duck eggs...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by abidaby, Jul 13, 2016.

  1. abidaby

    abidaby Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi, I've heard that spraying duck eggs with distilled water can help. My question is... I have purified water, can I use this? If so how many time should I spray the eggs?
     
  2. BoomChickaPop

    BoomChickaPop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You spray the eggs to keep them moist. You can use purified water to do this. I would do it at least 2 times a day



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  3. abidaby

    abidaby Chillin' With My Peeps

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    From what day would you start?
     
  4. BoomChickaPop

    BoomChickaPop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I haven't hatched ducks in a long time
    I would ask @Miss Lydia she knows everything you need to know about ducks! Send her a PM

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  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    I don't use a bator @abidaby I let my ducks do the work so we need an experienced hatcher @WVduckchick

    Thanks for the endorsement @BoomChickaPop [​IMG]
     
  6. WVduckchick

    WVduckchick For The Birds! Premium Member

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    Thanks @Miss Lydia :)

    I have never misted my duck eggs while incubating, but Storeys Guide to Raising Ducks recommends distilled water or well water, and I've heard others say they have found it beneficial.

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