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|On Mar 21, 2016, nymegen Windham, ME (Zone 5a) wrote:
Beautiful, healthy ducklings arrived after a trip across the country. They are now a week old, all are doing well and growing like weeds.
|On Jul 19, 2014, kmneal Eleanor, WV wrote:
I live on a small farm, in West Virginia, and I'm very pleased with the quality of waterfowl Metzer Farms provides. I've purchased several geese from Metzer and they are all very healthy. I had a small issue with one shipment, and I received replacement goslings quickly. The customer service is exceptional, I even spoke to Mr. Metzer about dealing with a difficult postmaster and he helped me find another way get my geese. I highly recommend Metzer Farms to anyone who wants quality waterfowl at a reasonable price. I may order some Embden geese from Holderread next year because I'd like to see for myself if they are over 40" tall, but, for all intents and purposes, Metzer Farms waterfowl is superior to all the other large hatcheries in the U.S.A.
|On Mar 24, 2014, Blueladyraine Winchester, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:
I've ordered several batches of ducklings from Metzer Farms, and the birds have always been packed very well, and have arrived in good health. I really like that they'll do the GroGel in transit, as I think it helps with survival rate. Whenever I've spoken with a service representative, I've been greeted in a kind, knowledgeable manner. They truly have a "community" feel to them, and are EXCELLENT with providing just about anything you need to know about raising your birds.
|On Mar 25, 2013, gldrgrl Vinalhaven, ME wrote:
Customer service is amazing, and so is the quality of the birds! My Welsh Harlequin ducks from them get nothing but compliments. They were shipped in the dead of winter (which was very foolish of me) but arrived fine. They were shipped with Gro-Gel and a heat pack.
|On Jan 29, 2013, ducksncows Westbrook, ME wrote:
|On Jan 24, 2012, grgarden Freeman, SD wrote:
I have bought ducklings from these people for nearly twenty years. I buy them several hundred at a time. They are top quality and arrive in great condition. The people are helpful on the phone and I highly recommend them.
|On Feb 22, 2011, gecko11 Seattle, WA wrote:
A wonderful hatchery! I took a picture of myself with their catalogue at the Seattle Space Needle, and they sent me a $40 gift certificate! The Welsh Harlequin and Cayuga ducks are calm, healthy, incredible layers. They reply personally and promptly to e-mails. Their website is also a great resource for everything waterfowl.
|On May 13, 2009, stchmp06 Heath Springs, SC wrote:
this is an excellent place to buy ducks from. they are very polite, and the customer service is exceptional. they are very easy to get in touch with whether it is through phone or email. i received my ducks this morning, on the day i was told. they sent an extra duckling that died, but the others are very hyper and energetic. they also seem to be very healthy, not to mention they are super cute! my family and i are going to enjoy watching the ducklings grow. thanks metzer farms! you will be hearing from me again soon!
|On Mar 12, 2009, kctschida Statesboro, GA wrote:
I got four of my ducks from Metzer Farms, and it has been the best investment I made. Their customer service is superb and they take time to answer any of your questions.
|On Dec 4, 2008, akflowers Palmer, AK wrote:
I ordered the brown hybrid ducks as we love using duck eggs for baking. We requested them in Oct. and received them all live and healthy. This is in Alaska, where October is fairly cold, so needless to say, we are very happy. They even put in a couple of extra! They are still laying and are a couple of years old. I plan to buy more from here if I need too. The customer service is wonderful as well. Easy to get a hold of (by phone or email).
|On Jun 12, 2007, gmo123 Brighton, CO wrote:
They are wonderful. I ordered ducks and geese. They sexed them for a small fee, threw in a free female duckling. Plus they do not have a breed change fee or 1/4 box or 1/2 box fees.
|On Jan 30, 2007, saanansandy Sue, RI (Zone 6a) wrote:
I have ordered twice through this company. The staff is well-informed and pleasant. My ducklings arrived on the date stated and there were extras included. Unfortunetly we lost three the first day and after contacting the company they said to wait another day to make sure everyone else stayed healthy(which they did!). I was refunded for those who didn't make it. The second time everyone made it through with flying(pardon the pun!) colors! Their catalog is very informative with color pictures. I will order with them again.