we have baby cayugas! (picture)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ntiveheart, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. ntiveheart

    ntiveheart Chillin' With My Peeps

    many thanks to aubrey at boggy bottom bantams for the wonderful eggs! can there be anything more appealing than a newly hatched duck lol
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  2. poultrykeeper08

    poultrykeeper08 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aww nothing like newly hatched ducklings . Are they all Cyuga ?
     
  3. RavenStorm

    RavenStorm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:LOTS and LOTS of newly hatched ducklings![​IMG]
     
  4. cluckychick

    cluckychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh my gosh those area adorable and I am so getting some of those.


    <Note to self> add cayugas to want list
     
  5. ntiveheart

    ntiveheart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:yes...all cayuga-blues and blacks. blue is a new color to me......but they're beautiful lil guys!

    aubrey at boggy bottom bantams is a member here. i can totally recommend them!
     
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  6. rlhbond

    rlhbond Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can I ask what your hatch rate was?
     
  7. ntiveheart

    ntiveheart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:8 out of 12.
    1 dropped before it got to the bator
    2 early embryo death
    1 died after pipping
    8 beautiful healthy babies

    not too shabby for shipped eggs. i couldn't be happier
     
  8. rlhbond

    rlhbond Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the info. That's a pretty good rate. They are really cute.
     
  9. MilkMaid

    MilkMaid Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I did not know there were blue cayugas. How neat. Those ducks look just like my swedish ducklings. My cayugas were all black with no yellow. I also had blue, black and silver swedish, and those all had the yellow on the chest as ducklings.
     

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