Female Geese and Blue Eyes?

Discussion in 'Geese' started by TheJadeChicken, Feb 3, 2013.

  1. TheJadeChicken

    TheJadeChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Can female geese have blue eyes? Just curious. I have 3 geese, all mixed breeds. One of them, my newest goose, sounds completely different. And I everytime I pick him/her up the other 2 try to "attack" me. Like they shake their head and hiss. I just got the newest goose yesterday. I didn't think they would become attached so quick. I am thinking I have 2 males and 1 female. Two of them have blue eyes.
     
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

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    Some breeds of female geese have blue eyes, like my female sebastepols who have all white feathers. My female Pilgrim goose has brown eyes (and grey feathers )and the male pilgrim has blue eyes (with white feathers.)

    An other possibility is your established geese see this new comer as a young goose to be protected. But I suppose they could be males.
     
  3. TheJadeChicken

    TheJadeChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    They new goose was born about May/April of last year.
     
  4. 1MrsMagoo

    1MrsMagoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Pomeranians, and I believe Embdens have blue eyes as well.
     
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    My embden gander has blue eyes, they are so pretty.
     
  6. Iain Utah

    Iain Utah Overrun With Chickens

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    My white Africans also have blue eyes. [​IMG]
     
  7. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Must be the white birds because my solid white Muscovys also have blue eyes.
     
  8. TheJadeChicken

    TheJadeChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    My white ducks don't have blue eyes. Just this new goose and my white/brown goose. I say goose, because I am still not 100% sure what they are. :/
     
  9. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Can you post pics?
     
  10. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    all white sebastopol have blue eyes male or female please do share pictures.
     

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