Automatic Duck Waterers?

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  1. Pheasant283

    Pheasant283 Well-Known Member

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    Can Ducks be trained to drink out of automatic Chicken Nipple type waterers?
     
  2. trbizwiz

    trbizwiz Well-Known Member

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    I dont know, but I had a juvinile turkey drown in my 3 gallon plastic waterer yesterday. I had planned to put in the nipple waterers a month ago or so, no I wish I had. I doubt ducks are dumb enough to drown in a waterer, but probably still worth a go.
     

  3. suzyhomemaker09

    suzyhomemaker09 Well-Known Member

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    Ducks need to be able to dunk their entire bills in water.
     
  4. Cyngbaeld

    Cyngbaeld In Remembrance Supporter

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    I wouldn't use a nipple waterer for ducks as they need to wash their faces and eyes.
     
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