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Duck Tails

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by xke4, Sep 19, 2008.

  1. xke4

    xke4 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 3, 2007
    I read somewhere last night that muscovy drakes have a pointed tail and the hen a more squared off one. I am desperately trying to sex these 2 rescues that I have in case I need to re-home them with winter coming. Their tails are a rounded square??????Or a squared point!!! Not relishing the idea of vent sexing them. Thanks, Carolyn
  2. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 20, 2008
    If they are fully grown then the male will be much bigger than the female.

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