Can you sex Muscovy ducklings that are about 3 months old?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by cheyfrie26, Jul 15, 2011.

  1. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can you?
     
  2. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

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    Yes
     
  3. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Uh can you tell me how?
     
  4. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

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    Males are about twice the size of the females, and have bigger face patches.
     
  5. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

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    Yup.. Did know you wanted to know how.. Post pics.. we can tell you. Yup the males will be twice the size of females...
     
  6. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll go take some pictures of him/her.
     
  7. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Its in a pen right now until it gets use to the place.
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  8. Caprice_Acres

    Caprice_Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That duckling isn't 3 months old. By 12 weeks they're butchering size and definetely fully feathered.

    Anywho, I say drake.
     
  9. cheyfrie26

    cheyfrie26 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is fully feathered. 12 weeks is 3 months..
     
  10. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

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    Looks like a drake but for sure NOT 3 months old.. mine are full sized by then..
     

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