Ducks

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Skeeters Mom, Dec 19, 2014.

  1. Skeeters Mom

    Skeeters Mom New Egg

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    I have a white Pekin male and he is my only male that seems fertile. Can he be bred with my Sweds and Crested without hurting them, since he is so much bigger? I have a blue swed male, but he doesn't seem to be fertile when he mates with my crested. She is the only one laying eggs right now and the black swed females are not laying and they are the same age. When will they start laying?
     
  2. ChickyChickens

    ChickyChickens Chickening Around

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    Welcome to BYC!!! The members here are great and so are their chickens[​IMG]!!! This is the BEST CHICKEN KEEPING FORUM ON EARTH!!!!

    Hope you have fun and if you need anything we are here to help!!

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  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.
     
  5. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm a chicken person and don't know much about ducks (although I've had a few), but I have to admit that ducklings are the ultimate in cute. You should post on our duck section at https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/42/ducks and take advantage of our duck experts there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck in getting your duck eggs.
     
  6. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

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  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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  8. mymilliefleur

    mymilliefleur Keeper of the Flock

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    I have never had those breeds, but I have muscovys, and my drake (who is about double the size of my hens) breeds them with out problem.
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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