Wanted: Duck eggs!

Discussion in 'Buy Sell Auction - Archives' started by jeremy, Aug 27, 2010.

  1. jeremy

    jeremy CA Royal Blues

    Mar 23, 2008
    Oakland, CA
    It's been awhile since I've had anything small and fuzzy running around the brooder, I've been researching ducks recently and think I would like to try raising them.

    Breed doesn't really matter to me, neither does if they are SQ, they're just to be raised as pets. I would prefer that they are and egg laying breed. Color isn't really that big of a deal either, though if I could hatch some that are sexable by down plumage that would be a major plus!

    Please let me know what y'all have! I am in Oakland, CA. Zip is 94605.
  2. cutechick2010

    cutechick2010 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Would you be interested in Rouens? I have a trio that is laying now.
  3. cowlady11

    cowlady11 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 21, 2008
    Haydenville, MA
    I AM, I AM!! any chance they are crested?
  4. cutechick2010

    cutechick2010 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nope, sorry, just regular ol' Rouens, LOL. Here is a picture of them. It's not very good because it is almost dark here, but I can get some better ones tomorrow afternoon.

  5. dieselgrl48

    dieselgrl48 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 21, 2010
    Wow too bad We didn't make contact a year ago.I was Sooooo over run with duckling's and egg's!This year I only have 4 pekin hen's one drake pekin a cayuga mix drake and some mallard drakes.I have gotten 2 egg's so far and put them in bator last week.My last flock was mostly crested and sadly I didn't really even get them started laying before having to move and sell them all.Duckling's Are a lot of work so be prepared but I find them very rewarding in the long run.
    here are a few pics of the ones I had


  6. linda_zeagler31002

    linda_zeagler31002 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 12, 2010
    Adrian, Georgia
    I have eggs ZeaglerDuckFarm.com, I usually have eggs out the NOSE, , but they have slowed due to the weather change. Tks, Linda
  7. SilverPhoenix

    SilverPhoenix Bantam Fanatic

    Dec 15, 2009
    Penn Valley, CA
    I don't think my one large hen is laying right now (she's a rouen, and I have rouen and black swedish drakes in with her), too bad! If she was I'd just have you pay shipping. She lays like a champ during the spring and summer, I don't even know how I end up with as many duck eggs as I do.

    Good luck in your quest!

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