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How or when to tell Ducks gender?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by LilDucky85, Apr 19, 2009.

  1. LilDucky85

    LilDucky85 Songster

    Feb 8, 2009
    Northern, Illinois
    How or when can I find out the ducks gender? They are 7, 6, and 5 days old today. They are Pekins, one Crested Pekin, and one fawn and white Runner-Pekin mix.

  2. KellyHM

    KellyHM Crowing

    Sep 10, 2008
    Lakeland, FL
    One way is to vent sex them, although it's kind of difficult...you can Google how to do it. Some people say the drakes have a quieter raspy quack even when they're little. The sure fire way is to wait until they're 3-4 months old and the boys grow their drake feathers.

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