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Came Across this Hybrid

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Kevin565, Nov 29, 2011.

  1. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

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  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Pretty! I didn't know what a hybrid was in the duck world. So if it's half goose, and half duck, can they reproduce?
     
  3. destinduck

    destinduck obsessed with "ducks"

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    There isnt no bird safe with a drake mallard around [​IMG]
     
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  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

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    Quote:*** I'm no duck expert but I believe Egyptian Geese are in the Shelduck family. Which makes them similar to a duck. I do not believe the hybrids could reproduce but I'm not positive.
     
  5. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

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    Quote:[​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. 70%cocoa

    70%cocoa Songster

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    Very interesting! Thanks for the great photos.
     
  7. Roxy1989

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    wow how pretty [​IMG]

    i love egyptian geese [​IMG]
     

  8. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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    Neato! Thanks for all the photos!
     

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