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Discussion in 'Ducks' started by CaitlynBreanna, Jul 19, 2016.

  1. CaitlynBreanna

    CaitlynBreanna New Egg

    Jul 19, 2016
    I have a 6 month old pekin duck who has just recently began quacking all day starting at 5 and not stopping until dark. He has plenty of food and his own swimming pool can anyone give me some reasons he might have begun acting this way?
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] Is it the only duck that you have?
  3. The Duck Ladie

    The Duck Ladie Duck Addict

    Same question as sourland. Ducks are very social. All the Ducks I've ever had, (which is a bunch), would get very upset if they were alone. If he is an only-duck you probably need to get another duck to keep him company. [​IMG]
  4. AnjKar n Ducks

    AnjKar n Ducks Chillin' With My Peeps

    My drake is about 6 months and also started to be more vocal. Idk because I've read that some drakes aren't as vocal or at all and/or some drakes are very vocal. I think it just depends.
  5. Cherib603

    Cherib603 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2016
    New Hampshire
    If "HE" is quacking, it may be a SHE.
    2 people like this.
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

    Oct 3, 2009
    Western N.C.
    And if it's an only duck and quacking she needs so friends asap. [​IMG]
  7. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    In the meantime, an unbreakable mirror can be a big help. Is the duck in a very safe place where predators (including dogs and cats and hawks) cannot get to her or him? Ducks can see threats that we cannot see.

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