Crease in feathers...

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by 3Kids&2Ducks, Aug 16, 2011.

  1. 3Kids&2Ducks

    3Kids&2Ducks Out Of The Brooder

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    One of our ducks has what looks like a crease in its feathers on its breastbone. A better description would be that someone took a comb and parted the feathers. You cant see skin, just a distinct, part line down its breast. Could this be a female duck?
     
  2. AdamD77

    AdamD77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All of mine have that! Sometimes its more prominent that at other times but I always think it looks funny.
     
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    A few of my runners have that cleavage. All mine are girls, but I don't think the crease is associated with gender. It's kind of like some people having a cleft in their chin, I think.
     
  4. 3Kids&2Ducks

    3Kids&2Ducks Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh, i was hoping it was the sign of a female getting ready to sit on eggs. Lol. Thanks for answering! [​IMG]
     

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