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wierd duck behavior

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Katypbrown1970, Nov 1, 2016.

  1. Katypbrown1970

    Katypbrown1970 Hatching

    Nov 1, 2016
    My Swedish Blue hen took up a very strange posture today. She was on land, she stretched her wings all the way out to either side and pushed down on them. It looked for all the world like she was trying to push out a huge egg. Her belly was soft with no lumps and her vent was clean. She had also already laid an egg today. Eating, drinking, vocalizing and moving around normally. I've had her for three years and never saw anything like this before in her or any of my other ducks. Any ideas?

  2. Bills vs Beaks

    Bills vs Beaks Duck Obsessed Premium Member

    Aug 31, 2016
    NJ USA
    My Coop
    Mating position? Do you have drakes around?
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England

    how are things today?

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