how do i get my boys to be nice to each other

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by binji, Apr 13, 2017.

  1. binji

    binji Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my drakes get along for the most part but at least once a day one of them attacks the other and tries to mount him and im afraid someone will get hurt. my current system is to just pick up the perpetrator and put him in the Naughty Cage for a bit, but they just,,, are such dumb boys. i love them, but theyre dumb.
    is there anyway to stop this? or can i just wait it out? and like while we're at it is it possible to teach them not to go to "off limit" areas?
     
  2. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    All birds have a pecking order so they are both fighting because each one wants to be dominant. The only way to keep them off the off limits area is to keep them in a pen.
    Hope this helps!
     
  3. binji

    binji Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ye i assumed. do i just let them work it out or? bc im p sure it's established and fionn is just a rebellious boy
     
  4. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Yeah, I think you should let them work it out.
     
  5. binji

    binji Chillin' With My Peeps

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    id just hate for one of them to get hurt and like. they look terrified when one mounts them?? i feel bad rip
     
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    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    You could buy some anti peck spray, or get some female ducks!
     
  7. binji

    binji Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yo what's anti peck spray??? also i absolutely would if we had room or money
     
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