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Domestic Broody???

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by mahsmaj, Feb 5, 2009.

  1. mahsmaj

    mahsmaj Songster

    Jun 25, 2008
    Hannibal, Missouri
    Do domestic geese and ducks go broody like wild ones or are they too domesticated?
  2. tileman@prodigBird Raiser

    [email protected] Raiser Songster

    Sep 10, 2008
    some ducks and geese will it depends on their mothering ability and what breed and setting they are in.
  3. My blue swedes were hatched along with 8 others by their mama... their aunt, at the same time, hatched 17 by herself... all adorable babies!
  4. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    Domestic muscoies are super broody the silkies of the duck world.
  5. Smartie_Pants

    Smartie_Pants Songster

    Oct 5, 2008
    Madisonville, KY
    Every spring my blue sweds go broody and my blue swed x rouen mixes do too. Domesticated ducks are very broody. Geese I can't help you with. I haven't dove into those just yet.

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