anybody have egyptian geese

Discussion in 'Geese' started by birdboy508, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. birdboy508

    birdboy508 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have egyptian geese and i love them.[​IMG]
     
  2. AuberyMirkwood

    AuberyMirkwood Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't have them but I've been interested in them. Could you tell me why you like them? How friendly are they? How quiet? Do you happen to know if they would get along with my bantams?
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Rosecomb-Ryan has Egyptian Geese I'm pretty sure.
     
  4. birdboy508

    birdboy508 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they get along good with bantam chickens and if there is a predator out side there cage they will make a lot of noise and they are pretty nice but could be mean in breeding season.[​IMG]
     
  5. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

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    Quote:He has alot of them.. lol Too many..

    But do NOT keep them with bantam chickens.. or anything in that matter if they are in a pen. They will kill any birds they can catch in a pen. Mine are in a 2 acre pasture with no other birds. I have had them kill Mallards, Cayugas, and full sized chickens..

    I show mine and really enjoy them.

    Ryan

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  6. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

    Apr 12, 2008
    Sacramento CA
    Quote:You can make the goslings friendly but it is not easy.. Mine are all pretty crazzy wild.. They arent quiet at all.. Expecially the females.. My females make noise all night..

    I mainly like them because they are well.... Awesome looking.. Can fend for themselves.. I feed mine a little but they really dont eat it. They mainly graze.
     

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