I Have a New Muscovy Drake!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by swampducks, Sep 22, 2008.

  1. swampducks

    swampducks Overrun With Guineas

    Feb 29, 2008
    Barton City, MI
    DH and I were running errands and we happened to be near to this place his dad said had muscovies all over the place. So we drove over, parked and a nice lady came outside and we explained how my drake was killed this summer by a mink and I had 2 lonely ladies.

    She had adults, juveniles and ducklings and wanted to know if $4 was too much!

    Needless to say I am now the happy owner of a white juvenile drake born this spring so he's about the same age as my gals. We put him in a coop on the other side of the fence from the gals and when they saw each other this morning, it seemed to be love at first sight.

    I am so looking forward again to ducklings in the spring.

    (These duckss will no longer have night pond access to avoid that nasty mink, too.)
  2. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

    Apr 4, 2007
    Mansfield, MO
    good for you!! I have way too many drakes here myself. anyone living nearby can come get one. [​IMG]
  3. monarc23

    monarc23 Coturnix Obsessed

    Jul 18, 2008
    Indiana, Pennsylvania
    awh! YAY!!!!! that sounds great! [​IMG] PICTURES!?!?!?!! [​IMG]
  4. swampducks

    swampducks Overrun With Guineas

    Feb 29, 2008
    Barton City, MI
    Here are a couple pictures of my new white muscovy drake. He and the ladies are getting along just fine. [​IMG]

    Last night the ladies slept on the deck railing as usual while he slept on the deck beneath them.



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