Freeing Donald Duck Video (Canada Goose is growing up)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Mini Coop, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. Mini Coop

    Mini Coop Chillin' With My Peeps

    I made a new video about my water fowl.

     
  2. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    When he was with the other ducks I think they were fighting for dominance. [​IMG]
    Great video. I enjoyed it.
     
  3. Mini Coop

    Mini Coop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I researched duck behaviour online and Donald was acting like a normal male duck. They essentially mate by rape in the wild. It's normal for a drake to try to mate with anything.
     
  4. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    But are you sure those were all females?
     
  5. Mini Coop

    Mini Coop Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:My ducks and geese?

    As far as his interactions in his new habitat, I'll leave that to nature, I'm sure they'll work things out without interference...
     
  6. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    I a mtalking about the wild ducks. Also, what kind of duck was he? He was very pretty.
     
  7. Wolf-Kim

    Wolf-Kim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That was a very interesting video!

    -Kim
     
  8. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator~~~ BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    Quite right Kim. [​IMG] I let my experiences get the better of me.

    Is the duck in the wild now? Or at a park? Or someone's backyard?
     
  9. Wolf-Kim

    Wolf-Kim Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was hoping to know to!

    I liked you geese! The Canada goose was especially funny, all that head-bobbing looked like a teenager listening to hip-hop. I know, waterfowl just do that, but she was really into it.

    -Kim
     
  10. Mini Coop

    Mini Coop Chillin' With My Peeps

    I scoped out the many ponds in the area and found one with a nice little housing development bordering one edge of it. So, it's in a semi-rural place where no doubt people will throw food to the ducks.

    I think the ducks there looked like a combo of wild and released domestic ducks. There were 3 other ducks that approached us after I released him, it was very sweet.

    The one he chased after appeared to be a male.
     

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