Mixing Ducks

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by roofgoat, Sep 19, 2012.

  1. roofgoat

    roofgoat Out Of The Brooder

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    Good Morning. I have a female Pekin that is now alone. The male died last week.

    My neighbor has a few male malards and she would give me one. Would the two get along or do I have to get a Pekin for them to I guess become "mates" or at least friends?

    Thanks
     
    Last edited: Sep 19, 2012
  2. flockman

    flockman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A male mallard would be just fine. They would become "mates".
     
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    X2 and so sorry for your loss.
     
  4. roofgoat

    roofgoat Out Of The Brooder

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    ok, thank you and flockman for the info.
     
  5. Mum

    Mum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sorry to hear about your drake [​IMG]

    How very kind of your neighbour to offer you a mallard to be a mate for your pekin; seems you prefer to just have a pair? Maybe, at some stage, you might consider getting a couple more females? I only say that because, if something happened to either your pekin, or the mallard male, you are going to be back in the same situation [​IMG]
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Sorry forgot my manners. [​IMG]
     

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