Introducing my Cayuga to pekin

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Desnbrandon6801, Apr 22, 2019.

  1. Desnbrandon6801

    Desnbrandon6801 Hatching

    Apr 22, 2019
    Hello i have a adult male Cayuga looking to move him outside and get a friend for him. I was looking to get a pekin for him will they be ok and what gender should i get?
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  2. Roo5

    Roo5 Songster

    Feb 17, 2019
    I suggest a hen, maybe even two if thee hens would probably be your best choice.
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life

    Welcome to BYC! For a drake the ratio should be at least 3 females. For the females safety.
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  4. Jpat

    Jpat Free Ranging

    Apr 30, 2018
    Nova scotia
    Pekins are a good choice! The cayuga drake will be a little bit smaller than the pekin hens and they might not get as beat up by him

    Pekins are always my first choice tho
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