I'm afraid my dumb duck would try exiting the wrong side and get hurt.This is a guide about making a duck pond. Raising backyard fowl is becoming quite popular. If you choose to have ducks they will need a some type of pond.
Apparently ducks are very hardy and require little care. Also, they are foragers - little feed required, natural pest control, do not tear up ground, eat a more diverse assortment of food. Can survive in colder weather & warmer weather.