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Muscovy babies hatching
« on: April 27, 2008, 10:50:31 AM »
Yesterday, day 35 of Lovely Lady sitting on her eggs.  We heard sounds coming from beneath her body, hee, hee, guess she is hatching out the babies.  My lovely Neice is so excited now. She has prepared a space in her bedroom to take a couple of these little critters into her care (and she is going to take a turkey baby too).  She loves to take these and mother a couple of them, she had done this three times before and the ducks turned out very nice little critters.  So, today, there will be more.  There is is another Muscovy, Faya, who is now going broody too, last night when I closed up the chickenhouse, she was sitting on a nest box.  I saw some fluffy feathers of hers in there yesterday, so she is not going to sit.  That is neat because I have been saving Muscovy eggs, and I will give her 10 this morning, she will already have a couple in there.  The rest of the eggs I have been gathering I will put in the incubator, along with a couple of dozen chicken eggs.  Babies coming out of the woodwork, duck dinners coming up this fall, eat your heart out JP!!!  Beautiful and most wonderful day, loving life.  Cindi
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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #1 on: April 27, 2008, 11:56:29 AM »
Cindi, how exciting!  You have to take pics for us.  My daughter could tell the difference between muscovy babies & reg ducks early on, said they look like "little boats", just the slightest difference in carriage!  Your Niece sounds wonderful, so great she is a nuturer!  Pics of her & her babies too please!  You are not the only nosy one around!  How wonderful you have your family close, everyone benifits, specially all the kids!
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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #2 on: April 27, 2008, 01:37:06 PM »
Awe, hey Cindi, that's wonderful, duck babies! Little Whoppos. See how nice I'm being today? Hey, I even found this wonderful, relaxing duck video at this beautiful park setting, I know only you can fully enjoy!

Have a most wonderful, beautiful, sunshining, frog jumpin', peaceful, nectar flowing kind of day!




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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #3 on: April 27, 2008, 02:11:18 PM »
I'm going to beat Cindi to this - JP, you are a brat!  :lol:

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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #4 on: April 27, 2008, 11:46:36 PM »
JP, OK, that is it!!!  You are officially in trouble, I was really getting into the couple seconds of the duck bliss, I was going to go to such a beautiful and quiet place, look what you did!!!

OK girls, let's gang up on JP. Ann, you did beat me to it, but I'll say it again, he is a brat, could you ever imagine what he must have been like as a little kid?  Well, say no more, I think it is time to beat up JP!!!!!  Hee, hee, smiling and thinkin' that he deserves it, through cosmic space!!!  :evil: :evil: :evil: ;) :) :)  Have the best of this great and wonderful day!!!  (JP, you better watch out!!).  Cindi
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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #5 on: April 27, 2008, 11:58:12 PM »
JP, OK, that is it!!!  You are officially in trouble, I was really getting into the couple seconds of the duck bliss, I was going to go to such a beautiful and quiet place, look what you did!!!

OK girls, let's gang up on JP. Ann, you did beat me to it, but I'll say it again, he is a brat, could you ever imagine what he must have been like as a little kid?  Well, say no more, I think it is time to beat up JP!!!!!  Hee, hee, smiling and thinkin' that he deserves it, through cosmic space!!!  :evil: :evil: :evil: ;) :) :)  Have the best of this great and wonderful day!!!  (JP, you better watch out!!).  Cindi

Hey Cindi, that was such a quiet, calm, peaceful video, don't ya think? :-D


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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #6 on: April 28, 2008, 12:24:56 AM »
Ha!!!  Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah  :) :) :)  Cindi
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« Reply #7 on: April 28, 2008, 12:33:38 AM »
Ha!!!  Nah, nah, nah, nah, nah  :) :) :)  Cindi

Oh, btw, my Mom says when I was a lil kid I was an absolute terror. Can you imagine that? :? :-D :-* :-* :-*


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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #8 on: April 28, 2008, 12:59:18 AM »
Dude!!!  Awe come on, I wouldn't believe that for a minute!!!  Beautiful day, Cindi
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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #9 on: April 28, 2008, 01:24:04 AM »
I should have Muscovy babies here in about 2 weeks. I have all but one hen sitting. so there is 4 that are and one that is not.  Then I picked up for a lady north of me 8 muscovy babies from one month old to 2 months old.  2 Looks like they will be chocolate. Then I have one chocolate ripple I hatched out 3 months ago.  Very cute they are. Anyway have a good night I am tired talk to you all soon.

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Re: Muscovy babies hatching
« Reply #10 on: April 28, 2008, 09:30:53 AM »
Angi, get some pictures of your Muscovys, I love to see pictures, and I know that you have some cool stuff going on there, you are gonna have babies comin' out your ears too!!!  Beautiful day in this great life, such a great life, Cindi
There are strange things done in the midnight sun by the men who moil for gold.  The Arctic trails have their secret tales that would make your blood run cold.  The Northern Lights have seen queer sights, but the queerest they ever did see, what the night on the marge of Lake Lebarge, I cremated Sam McGee.  Robert Service