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Female Call Duck Loosing Flight Feathers..

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Sammmy88, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. Sammmy88

    Sammmy88 Chirping

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    Hi all!

    I am new here! so firstly Welcome!

    I am new to duck keeping this year, and today I have noticed that one of my females is loosing her flight feathers.. she is about a year old, and got her almost 3 weeks ago..

    Is this normal?

    Thank you [​IMG]
     

  2. aoxa

    aoxa Crowing

    She is molting :) Yes it's normal. My Khaki's are going through it as well. They look so strange :lol:
     
  3. Sammmy88

    Sammmy88 Chirping

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    oooh I see! Thats great thank you.

    Bless her she is looking really strange now, with small flappy bits![​IMG]
     
  4. aoxa

    aoxa Crowing

    My Khaki Campbell girl got stuck in the kiddie pool most of the day because she couldn't catch any air with her 'chicken wings' to fly out. :lau

    :welcome by the way!
     
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