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wen will they start GROWING!!!????

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by mr.mc., May 12, 2011.

  1. mr.mc.

    mr.mc. Songster

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    I have 2, 4 1/2 week old pekins, & they are still pritty small,
    how long will it take for them to get full grown? [​IMG]
     

  2. Duckles

    Duckles Songster

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    Hmm could you post a pic? Pekins get huge fast so I'd bet you have call ducks or runners or something else that's not as big as a pekin.
     
  3. DarkWolf

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    I've got two that are that age and they're flippin' huge [and need to GTH out of the house]. Bigger in girth than my chickens and coming close to catching up with the rooster in size.
     
  4. chics in the sun

    chics in the sun Songster

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    Yeah, my Rouens are the same age and they are bigger than my leghorn at this point, and catching up to the rest of the girls by the day.

    And here I was worried they would get picked on when I intigrate them into the new aviary in a few weeks......[​IMG]

    Post a picture. Are they eating well?
     
  5. AdamD77

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    Are they definitely Pekins? [​IMG] Worth asking, just in case! They'll grow very fast and will start getting feathers through in a few weeks [​IMG] Pictures of cute ducklings are always appreciated [​IMG]
     

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