Drakes nesting?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Myra, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. Myra

    Myra In the Brooder

    Jun 19, 2009
    Okay -

    First, we thought we had 2 female pekin dusks: Emma & Sarah. But now at 5 months old, Emma started to get a curled tail feather and a lower quack so then we had James & Sarah. Well, yesterday we got our first egg! Yippee! Then this morning we opened up to see if we got a second egg and found James was sitting on an egg in the nesting box!

    Are we totally confused about gender or will a James sit on an egg laid by Sarah?


  2. roocrazy

    roocrazy Songster

    Jun 11, 2009
    if he dosnt get up i say let them be!!!!!!!!!!!!

    that would be a unique story to tell gand kids (ha a drake hatched an egg!!!!!!!!) what a hoot:lol:
  3. Le Canard de Barbarie

    Le Canard de Barbarie Songster

    Jul 19, 2009
    Do you have a picture of James?

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