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Wild Mama and Ducklings (pics)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by tia, Sep 13, 2010.

  1. tia

    tia Songster

    Apr 19, 2009
    Valdez, Alaska
    I forgot I had these pictures. This mama was walking down the street right in front of my house several years ago (before I even had ducks or thought about having them) My neighbors and I escorted her down to the park strip and out into a wooded area. She got tired and stopped several times to rest. She wouldn't take the water we offered her though.



  2. desertdarlene

    desertdarlene Songster

    Aug 4, 2010
    San Diego
    Wow, that's a lot of ducklings! None of the mother ducks in my area were seen with that many ducklings. I think the most I've seen were 7. There's so many duckling/egg predators that many don't make it to their first swim. Most end up with only two or three if they're lucky.
  3. Buttercup Chillin

    Buttercup Chillin Songster

    Oct 27, 2008
    SouthEast TX
    My that is a beautiful duck. Gorgous. I think I might have excorted her to my back yard. Tempted to anyway.

    Thanks for sharing.
  4. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

    Dec 2, 2009
    cuties!! [​IMG]
  5. 3chimama

    3chimama Songster

    May 8, 2010
    Pacific Northwest
    Cuuuute! Thanks for sharing.

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