Help! my duck married a turkey!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by abikalyss, Apr 14, 2017.

  1. abikalyss

    abikalyss Just Hatched

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    My year old dreak is in love with a turkey. She just laid on an egg and he's protecting her and flips out when I pick him up.
     
  2. flossyfelix

    flossyfelix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is so sweet![​IMG] I have absolutely no advice, but it goes to show... you can't help who you love![​IMG] lovebirds!
     
  3. Louise Waffles

    Louise Waffles Chillin' With My Peeps

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    YouTube that. Instagram it. Make them famous. That is adorable :D
     
  4. KDOGG331

    KDOGG331 True BYC Addict

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    I agree lol
     
  5. chickens really

    chickens really True BYC Addict

    Your Duck married a Turkey...So did I..;)...lol....

    Silly Drake...:)


    Cheers!
     
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  6. Krazyquilts

    Krazyquilts Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member


    Awww! Pics of the happy couple!
     
  7. Bills vs Beaks

    Bills vs Beaks Overrun With Chickens

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    Awesome idea!
     
  8. Waddlein

    Waddlein Out Of The Brooder

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    When a Drake mates with a hen it can kill them, so I would be careful.
     
  9. KDOGG331

    KDOGG331 True BYC Addict

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    True but isn't it a turkey? Which is a lot bigger than the duck so surely a duck wouldn't be big enough to harm a turkey like they would a chicken? But they should still be careful because there definitely could be risks still and maybe they could damage a turkey idk. Probably can damage anything other than a duck. I wouldn't let them mate but being a pair/cute couldn't hurt hah
     
  10. Waddlein

    Waddlein Out Of The Brooder

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    I agree
     

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