Mucovies, peas, and Border Collies.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by AKCub, Aug 28, 2011.

  1. AKCub

    AKCub Out Of The Brooder

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    Who knows about animal personalities anyhow? My Border Collie, who has been my right hand dog for 4 years, has never shown any interest in ducks or vegetables in any form.

    I've had the 'scovies for 3 weeks and they would cut your achilles for one more pea if they thought you were holding out on them.

    The dog/duck combination so far has ranged from tenuous to placid on both sides. The one thing they can agree on now is- Peas rock!

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  2. ducksinarow

    ducksinarow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your collie is very pretty. I had to have mine put to sleep this past month. She was turning 18 years old and she became completely immobile. I am surprised your collie is so good with your birds. Mine as a younger dog had a high prey drive and would pluck birds out of bushes. When she was old the ducks I got were too fast for her. They are very smart dogs and yours should be able to learn to heard your ducks rather easily. I cannot believe she loves peas as much as the ducks do how funny.
     
  3. fisharescary

    fisharescary Chillin' With My Peeps

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    lol that's funny. And they all look very pretty too!
     
  4. stargazingmommy

    stargazingmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    duck crack. addicting to dogs to. my border collie likes anything the ducks have. Peas are top of the list
     
  5. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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    Awe!! [​IMG]

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  6. dianaross77

    dianaross77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If only kids would eat peas because ducks do. I'm sure millions of mothers would be standing in line to get a couple. Unless their kids are abnormal like mine and actually like peas. My 5 year old takes frozen peas out for the ducklings and always sneaks a couple handfuls for herself. Still frozen! [​IMG]
     

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