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Black East Indies drake and Wood Duck hen

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Dipsy Doodle Doo, Feb 1, 2009.

  1. Hi! I have a Black East Indies drake and Wood Duck hen penned together simply because they are the only 2 'bantam-sized' ducks I have here.
    When the Wood Duck girl starts laying, is there a chance the eggs might be fertile?
    As far as I've seen, the WD girl won't even let the BEI near her --- won't even let him in their pool when she's swimming.
    I'm just curious.


  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    ooh..that would be an interesting combo! [​IMG]
  3. muscovy94

    muscovy94 Songster

    Nov 11, 2008
    Vicksburg, MS
    I thinks its possible, because I have seen mallard x wood duck hybrids on the internet so i guess it is possible.

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