Drake is Mean

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Peep-Chicken, May 27, 2017.

  1. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Crowing

    Jun 10, 2013
    I posted about him before.
    He's about six months old, I raised him from the day he hatched. I got him some lady duck friends last week. He's still pretty mean, and will chase me and nip. I can't go into his cage to change food and water without him attacking my hands.

    I'm worried for other people. He generally only chases me, but I don't want him to start being mean to others. My neighbors have to watch my flock next month. How can I try to make him more nice? When he bites I just pick him up and hold him.
  2. Top Rooster

    Top Rooster Songster

    Aug 16, 2015
    North East Oklahoma
    Well there are a lot of supposed ways to make them nice but none of them work it's just his personality and you can't change that. If I were you I would get rid of him but I don't tolerate mean animals but you may
  3. Bills vs Beaks

    Bills vs Beaks Duck Duck Goose

    Aug 31, 2016
    NJ USA
    My Coop
    Unfortunately, I agree. Either you work around him, or get him gone....
  4. chickens really

    chickens really Crazy Call Duck Momma

    He sees you as being below him..He has gotten away with his behaviour so has no reason to change..Your part of his flock...You either redirect the behaviour or get rid of him...

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