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keeping more then one duck breed

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by coppercloud, Aug 26, 2013.

  1. coppercloud

    coppercloud In the Brooder

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    hi can you keep more then one duck breed in a group without mixing or some way to separate the types when its breeding season
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member 8 Years

    If you want to keep the different breeds from mating then you'll have to separate during mating season. other times of the year they can all be together. [​IMG]
     
  3. coppercloud

    coppercloud In the Brooder

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    thanks for the welcome cant keep birds yet other then my lovebird/avatar Teako but I love learning about them and gathering info for when I can.
     
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  4. coppercloud

    coppercloud In the Brooder

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    When is mating season
     
  5. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners 8 Years

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    My first thought is, for some drakes, 366 days a year![​IMG]

    It varies by breed, as far as I can tell. Mr. Bean is still hopping on top of Carmella and Hazel, and this started just two days before Valentine's Day.

    He has lost a little ardor, but is far from done.
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member 8 Years

    Amiga is right, started here in Jan. this year but usually doesn't begin till late march and usually winds down in late September. That is great that you are getting all your research done before hand. I applaud you, and cute lil lovebird too.
     

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