What should I do??

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Madeleinepb, May 24, 2017.

  1. Madeleinepb

    Madeleinepb Out Of The Brooder

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    So I have 8month old female muscovy and for the past 2weeks she has laid 10 eggs. When she first started I took first four of the eggs cuz she wasn't sitting on em. Then she laid six more within that 2weeks and this morning she started to sit on them. I don't know what to do?? Should I take the eggs away cuz they are probably not gonna hatch or should I allow her to sit??
     
  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    If their not fertile you might as well take the eggs away. Or you could get some fertile eggs from someone and just replace the non-fertile ones.
     
  3. chickens really

    chickens really Chicken Obsessed

    If you do not want Ducklings?....Remove the eggs and destroy the nest....She will give up and go back to normal ...Plus you need a Drake to hatch Ducklings in order for them to be fertile....:frow
     
  4. Madeleinepb

    Madeleinepb Out Of The Brooder

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    I have a drake and have seen them mating. I want baby ducklings
     
  5. chickens really

    chickens really Chicken Obsessed

    Just leave her....in 35 days or more they will hatch....:frow

    Congrats.....
     

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