What age can I start feeding ducklings peas?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Tahai, Apr 15, 2012.

  1. Tahai

    Tahai Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi All,

    I did a quick search but couldn't find an answer to this question.

    At what age do you all start feeding peas?


  2. wildpeas

    wildpeas Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2012
    Port Orchard, Wa
    4 weeks.
    There is a really good thread about treats in the duck sticky menu at the top of the forum.
  3. Tahai

    Tahai Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thanks! I should know by now to check the stickies[​IMG]
  4. Amy S

    Amy S Chillin' With My Peeps

    My juv' ducklings looove peas. They also really loved finely shredded carrot. I give sparingly, but when they hear the grater working they get to wagging their little duckling butts (it's so cute) and quacking very loud. We float both treats in a shallow dish of water.
  5. Mum

    Mum Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 23, 2011
    Ooops, didn't know I should have waited until 4 wks - my two IR's are now 3 & 4 weeks and they've been having peas for the past 5 days. [​IMG]
  6. Apyl

    Apyl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2012
    Necedah, Wi
    My ducks have been eating thawed peas in their pool since about 2 weeks old. I just thaw them and dump then in the pool and they all jump in and go nuts.

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