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Backyard ducks are the perfect animal if you want lots of eggs and great pets. As with any animal, there’s lots to know and lots of responsibility involved when you decide you’re ready to be owned by ducks. Learn everything you need to know to raise happy, healthy backyard ducks here!

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What to feed wild ducks (and what not to)

Is it bad to feed bread to ducks? If you or your family are trying to figure out what to feed wild ducks, you'll find answers to all your duck feeding questions here! …

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How to choose the best duck breed (or breeds) for you

How do you choose the best duck breed for you? Every duck breed has unique features and benefits, so it's important to try to match your needs and wants with the optimal duck breed. In this article, you'll find…

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Why and how to make a duck go broody

If your ducks (or chickens) are laying soft eggs or are egg bound, making them go broody may be a life-saving intervention. Find out how to do it in this article! …

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5 steps: how to raise & harvest mealworms

Find out how to easily and affordably raise your own mealworms. Mealworms are a high-protein, nutrient-rich insect larvae that your poultry will love. You can also use mealworms to produce high quality fertilizer for your garden. …

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