my drake muscovie is atacking my goose why

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by tsc11, Aug 1, 2011.

  1. tsc11

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    im not sure why there attacking the drake grabs the goose by his or her tail feather and pulls N bites it
     
  2. Rare Feathers Farm

    Rare Feathers Farm Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:That's how Muscovies are. [​IMG] At least in my experience...some drakes are nicer than others but I had one in the past who was downright terrible!
     
  3. tsc11

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    what should i do
     
  4. Rare Feathers Farm

    Rare Feathers Farm Overrun With Chickens

    I would separate them if possible...

    Do you know the gender of the goose/gander? If it's a goose, he's probably wanting to breed it--if it's a gander, he is seeing him as a threat...

    Does your drake have any female 'scovies of his own?
     
  5. tsc11

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    yes the drake has a hen
     
  6. Rare Feathers Farm

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    Quote:Just one? I would have two or three at least per drake...do you just have one goose?
     
  7. tsc11

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    i have 3 geese and the drake has one pair
     

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