Drakes disapearing

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by wyandottegirl, Mar 16, 2016.

  1. wyandottegirl

    wyandottegirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    HI Everyone,

    I have three free range male ducks. This morning I couldn't find them anywhere.They have been missing for at least 7 hours. I don't have any females. As it is spring time would they just leave to find a partner? They seem to be really happy here. They roam around the yard and would garden with us. I don't think anything could have taken all three of them. There are no feathers anywhere. [​IMG]

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  2. lomine

    lomine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If they can fly then it is entirely possible they left to find some female ducks. I don't know what the chances are of them returning. Is there a large pond or body of water nearby that you know of? You could check there. But there are some predators that will take a bird whole and leave nothing behind. I sure hope you find some answers.
     
  3. wyandottegirl

    wyandottegirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    HI,

    Thanks. We live right by the ocean. I can't think of any bodies of water apart from the sea. Do you think something would have taken all three of them without leaving any evidence? They are all quite large.
     

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