Thursday, April 21, 2016

Home on the Range


My baby ducklings are now outside full time. My house is duck free until another hen gets broody again. Ten of these can stink up a brooder box fast. This time we have left them outside instead of the coop. At night they have a large crate to sleep in that locks and my dog to keep out predators. They will stay in the nursery yard a bit longer. They will soon be big enough to go into the coop and join the flock. They share their yard with our indoor adult bunny during the day. 


Food, mint, straw and pool make ducklings very happy.

Rouens and a couple of Cayuga all home grown.

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