why are ducks yellow

Why Are Ducklings Yellow?

When we see a duckling on television, yellow rubber ducks, or ducklings in a book illustration, they are commonly yellow. It’s so common to see a yellow duckling; we don’t … Read Post

why do ducks bite

Why Do Ducks Bite?

Owning ducks is a great way to keep pests down and get large eggs while keeping one of the most entertaining animals.  However, one of the most common behaviors you’ll … Read Post

do ducks need a heat lamp

Do Ducks Need a Heat Lamp?

If you consider getting ducks as an alternative to chickens, you’ll know they are great as both meat birds and egg layers.  They are also hardier than chickens in terms … Read Post

why do ducks quack

Why Do Ducks Quack?

We all know the sound a duck makes.  After all, animal sounds are parts of the earliest songs and games we play with children.  But have you ever stopped to … Read Post

do ducks kill rats

Do Ducks Kill Rats?

When you have animals, rodents and pests are often drawn to the area.  If you are a domestic duck owner, you might have seen one of your birds hunting a … Read Post

how do ducks sleep

How Do Ducks Sleep and Where At?

When you think of backyard birds, you probably think of chickens and their coop.  Most people know less about ducks and even less about their sleeping habits.  Key Takeaway: Ducks … Read Post

can ducks eat strawberries

Can Ducks Eat Strawberries?

Treating your ducks is not only fun for them but for you too! If you’ve never watched your feathered friends gobble up berries or plants in a frenzy, add it … Read Post

can ducks eat grapes

Can Ducks Safely Eat Grapes?

As any backyard duck owner will tell you, ducks are omnivorous animals, meaning they can eat both plant and animal food sources. They need a balanced diet, but it is … Read Post