What do you use for nesting box for call ducks?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by adorable, Feb 13, 2011.

  1. adorable

    adorable Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am not to sure what to build for nesting boxes for my call ducks. What do you use and do you have a picture of it?
     
  2. HamandLily

    HamandLily Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ducks do not necessarily need nest boxes- I give mine straw bedding and they create their own nests - its very cool to watch! [​IMG]

    When I worked at a city farm I had to make some nest boxes - we used a small, but long rabbit hutch, took out the inner divider, then put in new dividers to create 3 nest boxes in the hutch and it worked like a treat!
     
  3. adorable

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    Thanks. anyone else?[​IMG]
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia "I Believe" Premium Member

    My muscovies just use the existing shaving in their house to make nests, but sometimes they will slip into the chicken coop and lay an egg in the chicken nest box.
     

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