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When can goslings go outside

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Feathers Acres, May 5, 2009.

  1. Feathers Acres

    Feathers Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My sebbies are 5 weeks old this Saturday and I want to put them outside the lowest temperature at night is 45-50 degrees. I think they could, but I would just like to make shure.
     
  2. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    How many are there? Are there several that will huddle for warmth? (Not that they will need much)
     
  3. Feathers Acres

    Feathers Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just two, and they'll be in with 2 adult silkies.
     
  4. Feathers Acres

    Feathers Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone?
     
  5. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    I turned off my brooder light yesterday. I have 2 ducks in a little shed off the back patio. Temp last night was in the mid 40's. My 4 week old and my 8 week old were just fine.
     
  6. feathersgalore

    feathersgalore Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are they fully feathered? They still need some heat until they have all their feathers.
     
  7. Felicia

    Felicia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have my guys (that are from the same breeder as your guys...and they are the same age), and I have only two also. I have them out all day, and bring them in the garage with a light at night. I will keep doing that until I am positive they won't get a chill. They aren't smart enough to go into the dog house out there for them [​IMG] But I love them anyways [​IMG]
     

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