how to tell the sex of blue swedish ducks

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by Dorothy1324, Jul 3, 2007.

  1. Dorothy1324

    Dorothy1324 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi I just bought 2 blue swedish ducks and was told they are both boys but just wondering how to tell they are so sweet and nice it does not really matter what they are just wondering how to tell
     
  2. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Are they adults? If so, the males will have a low raspy quack and a curly tail feather. Females will have a loud quack and no curly feathers. [​IMG]
     
  3. Dorothy1324

    Dorothy1324 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks for the advice neither have a very loud quack and yes they are adults almost 2 i will have to go look at the tail feathers
     
  4. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No problem! One thing, mine are in moult right now so all of my drakes have no curly feather. If you dont see one, dont automatically assume they are females. [​IMG]
     
  5. Dorothy1324

    Dorothy1324 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    well just looked and one curly feather one no curly fether the one without a curly feather has some brown in its back i was going to try to get a pic to post but my batteries in my camera were out we will see i guess they just are so bonded for two drakes but this is my first experience with ducks so maybe drakes do that
     
  6. Critter Crazy

    Critter Crazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Drakes do bond, I have 4 and they are inseperable!
     
  7. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I also have 2 drakes that will never be seen apart. [​IMG]
     

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