Any geese for sale???

Discussion in 'Geese' started by daniicanning, Oct 15, 2016.

  1. daniicanning

    daniicanning New Egg

    Oct 15, 2016
    Hi I have a small flock and want a protector for them so I have been considering buying a goose or two to add to it! Is anybody selling geese in the northern new jersey area??
  2. Ameraucanas

    Ameraucanas Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 15, 2015
    I don't know, but I would suggest going to the nearest farmer's market and asking around there.
  3. jake and pippa

    jake and pippa Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 13, 2015
    Hudson valley NY
    I have geese, and they are great animals, but all my poultry are protected by electric poultry netting at night. Geese are killed by predators. My dog injured one of my geese (it survived) but I was there to stop the dog. If you get geese, I recommend a pair or trio, they are flock animals. They will live well with ducks, but can be rough with chickens.
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  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    @daniicanning Welcome to BYC.

    If you want protection for your small flock I rec. an LGD, geese do have a reputation for being mean but when it gets down to it they are mostly bluff and cannot hold their own against a predator that has teeth. They will alert and try their hardest to protect but it really isn't going to work and most likely will end in their death.
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