chicks hatched and a grumpy father

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Duck Whisperer
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chicks hatched and a grumpy father

Post by Duck Whisperer » Wed Apr 02, 2014 12:38 pm

WOOHOO!
Davina's chicks finally hatched yesterday. Well 2 of them anyway. She laid 14 but only 2 have hatched in the the last 24 hours.

My question is, what about the other 12? :-)09

Next, George, her partner stays close to her but when ever the ducklings are close he pecks at them in a not very nice way :o

Help always appreciated. Photos' coming soon

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Re: chicks hatched and a grumpy father

Post by dorsetduckowner » Wed Apr 02, 2014 12:54 pm

Hi Dave!

exciting news!
can you confirm if these are chickens or ducks... sorry

If ducks, what breed and what enclosure are they in and are there other ducks around?
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