Ducks are waterfowl birds. By the very name, you would understand that they NEED water. They crave water. They love water. Keeping a flock of ducks happy with swimming is fairly easy. Some put out a plastic kiddie pool, and some have special ponds for their ducks. But, do ducks really need a pool or […]
A Toulouse goose is a domesticated breed from Toulouse, France. Fully grown, they are a mix of light and dark grey with a white underbelly. Females can weigh up to 12 to 13 pounds while males weigh 18 to 20 pounds. The female geese make excellent egg layers laying up to 40+ a year. A […]
We all run into problems on our homestead but often the toughest to deal with are livestock health issues. Here’s what we did when one of our ducks came down with a respiratory infection including what medication we used, where we got it, and how we administered it.