Is My Muscovy a Mule?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by americanchicks, Jul 19, 2018.

  1. americanchicks

    americanchicks Songster

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    Hi all!
    This is my first time owning muscovies. I have noticed that this guy looks different. Do you think he is a mule? And mules are sterile correct?

    This is Shiloh, he is the most friendly of my Muscovy. I am unsure about the pattern that is on his chest....
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  2. Quacking Pigeon

    Quacking Pigeon Crowing

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    I think that it’s just a Muscovy. And yes mules are sterile. He is very beautiful muscovy. The pattern on his chest is just juvenile lacing something most birds get.
    This is a pic of my mule Sumo:
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  3. Soon2BChixMom

    Soon2BChixMom Herding ducks and Wrangling chickens

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    It looks like a very pretty muscovy. :love
    Muscovies come in lots of varieties.
    Check out this image from a search, they have the same chest pattern (although they are chocolate ripples).
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  4. Jpat

    Jpat Crowing

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    He must be young, Not much bubble gum on his face
     
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia You Need Ducks!

    Very pretty Muscovy.
     

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