muscovys boys/ girls & what color

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ben is a terror, May 24, 2011.

  1. ben is a terror

    ben is a terror Songster

    Apr 9, 2011
    I can't have female ducks because of noise and grouchy neighbors and no breeding Please help there are only 2 ducks
  2. Scovies are very quiet.... both boys and girls. No quacking fm these two.... the girls have a sweet coo, chirp and the boys will hiss and huff. How old are these two? They look pretty young yet. At about 4-6wks old you should be better able to tell the hens fm the drakes. The drakes will have really big feet and start outgrowing the girls a lot. The drakes end up being twice the size of the females. Also, the drakes will begin to develop their caruncles sooner and will have more.
    Cute ducklings by the way. [​IMG]
  3. Oh... and they look like they wil be black and white (black pied).
  4. mickt

    mickt In the Brooder

    May 20, 2011
    i agree with keeperofthehearth muscovys are great i live on 800m2 and breed to show my birds i have 21 birds at the moment and the neighbers dont even know i have them keep on top of housekeeping and there will be no problems . mick

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