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Pretty sure my Rouen is a Drake....

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So I have a Rouen who is about 7 weeks old. He was vent sexed young and thought to be male. He also has a deeper voice. I am just wondering if you all think he does look like a drake? His head is turning green, however the rest of his coloring is that of a female. Is this just how he looks because he is still so young?



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My Mallard boy didn't start getting drake colors until a couple months of age. Is his voice raspy and croaking, or does he emit a loud, clear quack? That's the big giveaway. :)

 

~Alex

Alex the Golden Campine- talented flier, mischievous little busybody, crackly-voiced conversationalist, loyal sidekick, and my sociable, cuddly sweetie.

 

"But God clearly shows and proves His own love for us, by the fact that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us" Romans 5:8

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Alex the Golden Campine- talented flier, mischievous little busybody, crackly-voiced conversationalist, loyal sidekick, and my sociable, cuddly sweetie.

 

"But God clearly shows and proves His own love for us, by the fact that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us" Romans 5:8

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I have 2 ducks, both vent sexed young, believed to be male and female. The female definitely quacks, and he definitely doesnt! they are both about 7 weeks old.
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