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Ducks

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by mullers3acers, Apr 13, 2008.

  1. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In
    What is the correct name for a male and a female duck?
     
  2. KingsCalls

    KingsCalls Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2007
    New Market,Tn.
    Male= Drake Female= Hen
     
  3. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    Actually it's Male=drake, female= duck.
     
  4. Henrietta23

    Henrietta23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 20, 2007
    Eastern CT
    I just thumbed through my Storey's Guide and they use both hen and duck for females. [​IMG]
     
  5. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm sure you know more about it than I do.
     

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