guck or is it a doose?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by chickensducks&agoose, Jan 22, 2009.

  1. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have a man goose, a chinese, and I have 4 ducks (ladies)... they are about the same size except mr. goose's legs are longer... what are the chances of getting a guck, or a doose? horses and donkeys can do it, what about the Liger? why not my birds?
     
  2. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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  3. Fresh Eggs

    Fresh Eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Try it!!!!!
     
  4. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    They are completely different.
    It won't work.
     
  5. Teach97

    Teach97 Bantam Addict

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    But what about the turducken? [​IMG]
     
  6. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    Or the turken... its like some sort of turkey/chicken thing... i think...
     
  7. nettie

    nettie Enslaved by Indoor Ducks

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    Quote:Isn't that some crazy meal where they stuff a hen in a duck, then stuff the duck in a turkey and deep fry it? lol.... A guy must have thought of it... lol...
     
  8. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    Eactly Nettie....and yeah...I am sure some guy thought of it [​IMG]
     
  9. Boggy Bottom Bantams

    Boggy Bottom Bantams Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:I have to agree, they are 2 totally different species of fowl, and it just doesn't work that way. Would be cool, but just not possible.
    There are many species of ducks that can not successfully cross with other ducks too, much less a goose.
    (mandarin and wood duck for example) They are very close in appearance, especially the hens, but it is genetically impossible for them to cross.
    Aubrey
     
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  10. DuckLady

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    chickensducks&agoose :

    Or the turken... its like some sort of turkey/chicken thing... i think...

    Turkens are Transyvania naked neck chickens developed in Europe in the 1800's for easier plucking for the table as they have a fraction of the feathers of other chicken breeds.​
     

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