Missing Duck. Please Help!

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

  1. Onewiththeducks

    Onewiththeducks Chirping

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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~~~BYC Store Support 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

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

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support 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 Songster

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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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