When do duck begin to lay eggs?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Featheredfan, Jan 22, 2014.

  1. Featheredfan

    Featheredfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two 7 month old Magpie ducks and a 1year old as well. The 1 year old is the momma, and she has not stated to lay again. And the 7 month old ducks have not either. Do they start again in the spring?

    Thank You,
    Jenn
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    My 7 month old Muscovy ducks just started laying about 2 weeks ago and one adult just started laying this week so I'd say you should start to see eggs soon, daylight is getting longer and mating usually gets them started,. [​IMG]
     
  3. Featheredfan

    Featheredfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! We were getting nervous..thought we'd done something wrong. The ducks were kind of a test, and then I fell in love with the crazy animal.
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    It is easy to fall in love with them they are so endearing and funny and silly and ... Have we seen pics of yours?
     

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