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Female Geese and Blue Eyes?

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

  1. 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 Crowing

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    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. They new goose was born about May/April of last year.
  4. 1MrsMagoo

    1MrsMagoo Songster

    Jan 11, 2010
    St Tammany Parish LA
    Pomeranians, and I believe Embdens have blue eyes as well.
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

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

    Iain Utah Crowing

    Dec 17, 2011
    My white Africans also have blue eyes. [​IMG]
  7. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

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

  8. 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 Loving this country life Premium Member

    Can you post pics?
  10. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

    Sep 7, 2009
    Florida - Space Coast
    all white sebastopol have blue eyes male or female please do share pictures.

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