Introducing new ducks

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by thibodeauholly, Apr 15, 2016.

  1. thibodeauholly

    thibodeauholly New Egg

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    Hello i need some advise. I have one male and two female 2 year old ducks. I recently got duckling they are about 1 month old and are actually larger then my male. My question is ever time i introduced the new ducks to the pen my male wants to pen them down and hold them they. They make alot noise. I dont think hes really hurting them. Will the male stop? Im pretty sure my duckling are female. I just feel so bad hearing the duckling male noise.
     
  2. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not sure I'm following, your 1 month old duckling is larger than the 2 year old male?
     
  3. thibodeauholly

    thibodeauholly New Egg

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    Yes. They are pekins his a hybrid mallard.
     

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