Duckling Genders

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by HorseMadWhovian, Dec 13, 2013.

  1. HorseMadWhovian

    HorseMadWhovian Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi,
    I have some soon to hatch Khaki Campbell X Appleyard ducks, I'm wondering if there is any easy way to tell their genders, I will post photos when I get them,
    Thanks
     
  2. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

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    How old? usually mallard derived it's by voice, there is a drake feather but that tends to come after the voice has told you. [​IMG]
     
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  3. HorseMadWhovian

    HorseMadWhovian Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They hatch today, do you know out of six fertile eggs what the success rate would be? Thanks, also when is the earliest I would be able to tell? [​IMG]
     
  4. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  5. DucksnDaffodils

    DucksnDaffodils Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You can usually tell by voice between 4-6 weeks old. Some times a little bit early depending on the duck. The drake feather doesn't come in till much later.
     
  6. HorseMadWhovian

    HorseMadWhovian Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you :)
     
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