new here !!! duck breeding

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by markmfd, Nov 30, 2015.

  1. markmfd

    markmfd New Egg

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    So i have two pekins and a rouen and cant get the pekins to mate and my rouen cant seem to step up either he tried abd tries but nothing anyway how do i mate the pekins. Also had them for over a year now do i need to get differenr pekin duck or a way to mate them they basically free range ducks not caged or cooped
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! I afraid I'm not a duck person but I see you have posted in the duck section. That's a great place to get all the answers to your duck questions.

    Wishing you the very best of luck with your ducks.

    Enjoy BYC :frow
     
  3. cypressdrake

    cypressdrake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the group! Sometimes you get a bad drake that don't do his job. I breed ducks and i see this from time to time. It's rare, but it does happen. If he shows no interest in the hens, I would look for a replacement.
     
  4. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    It's nice to have you here!
     
  5. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. Free Spirit

    Free Spirit The Chiarian

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    Welcome to BYC. [​IMG]

    Do you supply them a pool to swim in? Some ducks prefer to mate in water.

    Just a thought.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You may want to post on the "Duck thread." I do know ducks like to mate on water but, sometimes the female ends up getting drowned.
     

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