Drake Feather?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by HorseCrazyGal, Oct 29, 2013.

  1. HorseCrazyGal

    HorseCrazyGal New Egg

    Oct 29, 2013
    I have a male and female Pekin duck, and I was just wondering how long it takes for the drake feather to grow in......??
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    maybe 4-5 months. I don't have Pekins but I believe that's what I have read. Muscovy's don't get the drake feather.
  3. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

    May 24, 2011
    On, Canada
    I have a call drake i found it took quite awhile, honestly i knew by voice long before that feather appeared, maybe calls are slow lol Either way i would agree with ML, pushing close to 5mths basically when they become sexually mature.

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