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White Pekins

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by 4perkins, Mar 10, 2012.

  1. 4perkins

    4perkins Hatching

    Mar 10, 2012

    I am new to raising ducks and my husband and I just got 4 white Pekings. I was wondering if we could get any advice on raising them. We have a dog so we are not sure if we can do free range or not. Please help! [​IMG]

  2. Nsampsel

    Nsampsel Songster

    Mar 6, 2012
    East Central Ohio
    I just got 2 pekins (i think anyway) & 2 mallards (after looking at pix on here they could be rouens?). This is my first time having ducks/chicks (i also got 4 pullets & 5 bantum chicks) and have no clue what I'm doing...lol

    I'll be sure to follow your post so I know as well :)
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    http://feathersite.com/Poultry/BRKRaisingDucklings.html more info:
    another thing is dogs will kill duck and ducklings don't just let your dog be up close and personal with your ducklings until you have taught your dog not to touch or try to play or eat your new ducklings, or you may have to regret you ever got them.
    Last edited: Mar 10, 2012

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