Today at the duck house, let’s all take a peek at the ducklings… including Bert.
Site note: I have tagged this year’s duckling posts as
ducklings 2020, making it easier to see just the duckling posts (without the flock posts and such) for this year.
And you can even see them in chronological order (i.e. oldest to newest) via this link.
On with the show.
Let’s peek at the ducklings through a nesting box (look at that tiny wing nub on the Buff!):
Some fresh straw:
Wading in the dish; you can see droplets of water on their backs, as the fling the water everywhere. It’ll get even more damp in there once they have the paint tray pool:
Did you see the video of Bert trying to peek at the ducklings? When I did my afternoon rounds, I grabbed some spare bricks and added some below the maintenance door, so Bert could more successfully peek at the ducklings, which he did:
I think it’ll be good for all of them to see each other, so things go more smoothly when they can interact in the pond in a month or so.