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Female Call Duck Loosing Flight Feathers..

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

  1. Sammmy88

    Sammmy88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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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 Overrun With Chickens

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

    Sammmy88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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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 Overrun With Chickens

    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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