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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Ducklings

Last year
Remember the Covid duckling craze? The DSPCA is still caring for 15 of them
Over a dozen of the animals are still being cared for.
All time
100 ducklings rehomed by charity after short-lived social media trend
People earlier this month were urged not to buy ducklings being sold for as low as €5 each.
DSPCA appeals to farmers not to sell ducklings wholesale to 'opportunistic buyers'
The charity has urged farmers to stop selling ducklings to the buyers, who are selling them on individually.
What do you mean by 'bird-brain'? Baby ducks can actually learn differences between objects
So ‘bird-brain’ is quite an unfair slur, really.
A Florida man has been jailed for killing a family of ducklings with his lawnmower
Jason Falbo plead guilty to animal cruelty charges.
Two hippos helped a trapped duckling escape their pond at the zoo
Pictures of genitalia replaced by ducklings and dolphins in Turkish schoolbooks
It has sparked more criticism of conservative values being imposed.
UCD have installed a special ramp for nervous ducklings
The cuteness. It’s overwhelming.
Ducklings take leap of faith from high ledge at UCD campus
Hands down the most nerve-racking video you’ll see today.
These 13 ducklings believe the man who rescued them is their mum
Is ‘aduckable’ a thing? Can we make it a thing?
Orphaned ducks drink milk from a cat in Co. Offaly
Ducks drink milk? Who knew?
Ducklings jumping off a ledge may be the most suspenseful moment of your day
Your heart will be in your mouth.
Kittens and Ducklings, together at last (VIDEO)
Eighteen kittens. EIGHTEEN!
Nailbiter of the Day: Ducks crossing a five-lane motorway
This was one lucky escape for a mother duck and her flock of baby ducklings.
The Daily Fix: Friday
In tonight’s fix: Downgrades for France – and difficulty for us? Plus: yet more rows over septic tanks, victory for workers at La Senza, and every presentation you’ve ever seen…
It's Friday so here's a slideshow of ducklings from around the world
Sure don’t we need a little cheering up given it’s Friday the 13th?