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Ducklings tail feathers

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by sallysinnamon, Aug 5, 2016.

  1. sallysinnamon

    sallysinnamon Out Of The Brooder

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    I know I read this somewhere in the past. I can't remember where, so I can't find it again, but I wanted to know others thoughts. When a ducklings first little tail feathers are growing in when they are super straight.. it's a girl and when a couple of them go off in different directions or curl upward it's a boy. Has anybody ever heard this? I know about vent sexing, and I know about sexing from the quack. I also know about the Drake feather. I'm talking about two to three week old ducklings and theur first little tail feathers. any thoughts? Thanks!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    I have never heard of this.
     
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    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope Premium Member

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  4. sallysinnamon

    sallysinnamon Out Of The Brooder

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    I read it somewhere and for the life of me can't find it again. Lol
     
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    Ren2014 Blessed Beyond Hope Premium Member

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