They Hatched..8 of 9

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by justusnak, Jul 1, 2007.

  1. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Ok, well...these babies came from my little grey duck, Momo. She dissapeared from the nest, and left me 9 eggs to hatch out. Of the 9...8 hatched!
    These 4 hatched Saturday morning...all 4 are black and yellow

    These 4 hatched late Saturday afternoon,evening. I had to help 3 of the 4 out. They are grey and yellow..

    I will get more pics as they dry better. Hopeing the 4 little grey ones turn out like momma.
  2. lurky

    lurky Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA adorable!!!!! [​IMG]
  3. Jimagination

    Jimagination Songster

    Mar 17, 2007
    Lancaster, PA
    I have bben watching and waiting... Hope the ones you helped out live and look like momma!
  4. cheepchicks

    cheepchicks Songster

    May 6, 2007
    Hello and Congrats ! they are darling.

  5. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

    Apr 4, 2007
    Mansfield, MO
    Great job!! I am so happy for you!! They are absolutely adorable!! Try to get the game starter to at least add to the feed or find out what has niacin in it to supplement so they don't get angel wing. I googled angel wing and it says it mostly happens to males, don't know this from experience. Good luck and please post more pics. Love them. [​IMG]
  6. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    Oh Deb, they are so cute [​IMG] Congrats on the babies!
  7. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Thanks everyone. So far, all seem happy and healthy in thier brooder, out in the garage. In the next few weeks, I will be working on a duck house for them, and a safe pen with a pool. The 4 little grey ones seem to look alot like Mo did, when I got her. [​IMG] Time to clean out the bator, and hopefully I wont have to use it again this year! LOL
  8. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Yippy!! I am so glad they hatched! Hopefully one turns out to look like Momo!
  9. mlheran

    mlheran Songster

    I'm thrilled to see that your incubator worked -and so very well! Congrats on the adorable little quackers!!![​IMG]
  10. Chelly

    Chelly Cooped Up

    May 11, 2007
    Oh they are too cute!!!!

    I am so happy for you!

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