Bobbing

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by AshleyNicole06, Apr 2, 2018.

  1. AshleyNicole06

    AshleyNicole06 Songster

    825
    772
    181
    Nov 19, 2017
    Iowa
    Does anyone know what it means when ducks bob their heads??

    My ducks do it all the time.. Lol
     
  2. blayt90

    blayt90 Crowing

    1,450
    3,154
    311
    Jan 11, 2018
    Magee, Mississippi
    My Coop
    I have heard that it means they are happy. But not 100% positive.
     
    AshleyNicole06 likes this.
  3. Quacking Pigeon

    Quacking Pigeon Crowing

    1,012
    1,880
    281
    Mar 12, 2018
    NSW, Australia
    My Coop
    When males and females do it it can be a sign that they are going to mate
     
  4. happy duck

    happy duck Crazy duck mom

    2,768
    7,174
    492
    Mar 24, 2018
    Small town
    My Coop
    Also a way to greet other/new flock members.
     
  5. AshleyNicole06

    AshleyNicole06 Songster

    825
    772
    181
    Nov 19, 2017
    Iowa
    At least most of these sound like good things. Lol
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: