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How do you pick out health Muscovy ducks?

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I'm going to the odd and unusual sale and I don't know how to pick out nice healthy young muscovys Anny suggestions
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What exactly do you mean by "Odd and Unusual"? 

And I dont know about muscovies, but in general you should look for- 

 

*Bright Eyes, No snot or lethargic-ness

*Alertness, Awake, Standing
*Non-Aggressive if Possible (Handraised)
*No deformities like Splay Leg
*Nothing Overly Dirty or unhealthy looking.
 

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4H Member and backyard chicken keeper! I keep bantams, standard, fancy and regular layers, and everything in-between! I also keep Cotournix quail, Button Quail and Pigeons!
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