Missing Duck. Please Help!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Onewiththeducks, Sep 17, 2012.

  1. Onewiththeducks

    Onewiththeducks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 5 month old Cayuga duck has gone missing. There are no signs of a predator. There are no feathers,blood, or tracks. My dad, grandpa, brother, uncle and I have looked around for hours with no trace of my Cayuga. We've narrowed it down to her flying away or she's sitting on eggs in a bush. I'm not sure if she can fly. She is also very cautious and she would never stray away from my Pekins. What do you guys think?
     
  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    She won't be able to sustain flight, so she could be on a nest or if a predator got her, it would likely have been a large bird of prey or a coyote or dog that would run off with little sign.

    Good luck finding her!
     
  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    Are there treats that you give them sometimes, like peas? My runners come charging for peas.
     
  4. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    Oh yes, treats! Good call, Amiga!

    Mine trample me for Cheerios when they hear me shake the box!
     
  5. Diamond88

    Diamond88 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good luck! I really hope you find her! [​IMG]
     
  6. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    Bobcats can and will take a duck (even ones as large as a Scovy) with no trace left behind.
     

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