Does anybody know how to sex 3 week old ducks.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by wolfbaine30, Apr 2, 2009.

  1. wolfbaine30

    wolfbaine30 Crazy Rooster

    May 5, 2008
    Blue Ridge,Georgia
    I just bought what is suppose to be Pekin ducks from our TSC.They are 2-3 weeks old (thats what the guy told me)and was wondering if anybody knows how to sex them at this age?Anybody?
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2009
  2. Krys109uk

    Krys109uk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Erm well, yes....I do.
    It is better demonstrated or shown with pictures rather than described. One carefully opens up the vent & if there's a little willy (looks like a little worm) it's a male [​IMG]
    Have you tried a search online for photos.....or even youtube sometimes has "how to" films.
  3. Krys109uk

    Krys109uk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh yes....before long you'll be able to sex them by voice.....when they get past peeping the duck makes a definite "QUACK" but he drake has a more rasping sound.[​IMG]
  4. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

    Sep 14, 2008
    Adair Co., KY
    If it quacks, it's a girl. My pekin girl started quacking at 2 weeks old. [​IMG]

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