HELP with DRAKES AND DUCKS

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by vmperri, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. vmperri

    vmperri Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello,

    I have 1 Rouen Drake and 4 females (1 Rouen, 1 Blue Swedish and 2 Pekin), my friend who is moving out of town is giving me his 1 year old Cayuga drake. I really like the Cayuga. However, I wouldn't know what to do, are 4 ducks enough for 2 drakes? I know there will be fights. Will they settle down after a while?

    HELP PLEASE
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    You might get a better answer in the duck forum. I do know that two drakes will often go at it constantly, plus that's probably too many for your hens, they will be constantly harassed.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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