Raising chickens and ducks in one's backyard is a practice that is undergoing explosive growth in the United States and for good reason.
Ducks are more than just cute and goofy farm animals. Garden ducks can provide extremely valuable protection for your garden and plants.
As ducklings mature to about 8 weeks of age, their care demands will change such that they need access to water and will require more space.
For the most part, pet ducks have been bred to the point of where they can't really fly away. Smaller breeds may still be able to jump pretty high …
Interested in raising a pet duck or ten for your backyard, but don't know which breeds to choose? Check out a few of the top pet duck breeds for …
Do you want the short, simple, and sweet answer to whether or not you should feed ducks bread? No, Nada, Never - comprende?
Do duck get along with other pets? To put it briefly...not really. While they can be valuable contributors to the farm, they often don't mix with others.
Ducks don't strike most people as winter animals. That being said, they're extremely hardy. With proper preparation, you can raise ducks in the winter.
One inevitable question you'll encounter before raising ducks is "how do I house my pet duck?" Well here are some tips on what to do!
Duck feed comes in a variety of different forms, protein levels and whatnot. Knowing your flock is the first step in getting them the right feed!