Can you mate a duck with a chicken. Please help

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Crazy4Fowl, Jan 13, 2015.

  1. Crazy4Fowl

    Crazy4Fowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I recently was thinking about having a tiny duck. I know they have call ducks , but they aren't quite small enough. I was wondering can you mate a duck and a chicken together , for my instances , a bantam chicken and a call duck. I was hoping to hatch something around a Mille fluer bantam chicken, that is, if it's even possible
     
  2. melody123

    melody123 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They aren't the same species. So unless you have a laboratory and know how to splice DNA, it's not going to happen.

    There are breeds of tiny ducks. Better to look into those instead.
     
  3. Crazy4Fowl

    Crazy4Fowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what are the breeds of tiny ducks called?
     
  4. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They can mate,but won't make babies.
    Its impossible.

    Their two different species,plus,only young juvenile males,both duck and rooster,are dumb enough to mate with ducks or chicken.
     
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  5. Crazy4Fowl

    Crazy4Fowl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok thanks
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    A rooster cannot mate with a duck but a drake can mate with a chicken and it will kill her.
     
  7. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your welcome,also ny muscovy hen was pretty small duck...
     
  8. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My juvenile rooster mated with a duck...well he mounded it..
     
  9. veronicasmom

    veronicasmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What Miss Lydia said is correct. Please be careful.
     
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  10. ThePRfan

    ThePRfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It will definitely kill a hen..
     

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