male or female?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Rachele anne, Oct 30, 2014.

  1. Rachele anne

    Rachele anne Chirping

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    I have a swedish blue duck its 11 weeks old the others i have . Have their voices and or tail curl but this one sounds like a duckling still and has a flat tail there all starting to mult too .. just wondering if anyone has an idea on when its going tp get a voice or if its male or female
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    A good pic from side would help.Full body pic
     
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  3. Rachele anne

    Rachele anne Chirping

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    Ok I'll take one and post it
     
  4. Rachele anne

    Rachele anne Chirping

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  5. raincrystalskye

    raincrystalskye In the Brooder

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    Following! I Have the same exact question, my cutie almost looks exactly like yours only he/she is just over 6 weeks old. Baby peeps no hint of a quack
     
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  6. Rachele anne

    Rachele anne Chirping

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    I read somewhere that they should have their voice by 10 weeks or something I could b wrong but it just makes me curious
     
  7. raincrystalskye

    raincrystalskye In the Brooder

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    I have a Pekin, a blue swedish, and a black swedish. The Pekin has had its soft quack for several weeks but the swedish sound like babies still. I've had them for 6 weeks almost fully feathered just a lil fuzz under their wings. Curiosity kills me I just wanna know what they are. LOL
     
  8. Rachele anne

    Rachele anne Chirping

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    Ya lol I no the feeling my one female starting quacking around 6 or 7 weeks old but it was only a few quacks every other peep it was funny like a teenagers voice breaking
     
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  9. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Crowing

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    I have pekins but 1 I knew by 8-9 weeks was a boy and the other didn't do anything but peep till 12ish weeks. Now at 14 weeks one has a full blown drake feather and the other is starting to get one. If you haven't heard a quack by now I wouldn't hold your breath that it's a girl.
     
  10. Rachele anne

    Rachele anne Chirping

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    That means I have 3 male and one female then can that be an issue
     

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