6 weeks, female?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by needlessjunk, Sep 3, 2014.

  1. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Crowing

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    My pekins are 6 weeks and one seems to be getting a bit quieter than the other. I haven't heard a distinct quack or rasp quack and I know time will tell me what I have. I was hoping those with more experience might be able to tell me if I have a female?
     
  2. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners

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    Hard to say at this point. My boy, Bean, has a raspy voice but he is very talkative. I could not get a bead on the quieter duck.
     
  3. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Crowing

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    I'll try this again site keeps logging me out lol

    Anyways, i hear a lot of rasp so at this point i would lean towards drake... my female Pekin are loud, full on proper quack and yes it started in the brooder they were still in my house at that age.. the pool brooder was getting louder and louder lol i only have 1 drake, 5 ducks.
     
  4. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Crowing

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    Oh darn. I know there is still hope though. I was messing with them this morning.
     

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