Normal behavior?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Sublime69, Jul 26, 2014.

  1. Sublime69

    Sublime69 In the Brooder

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    My female ducks will sometimes move their heads in a weird motion. Is this normal?

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  2. Duck Drover

    Duck Drover Songster

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    Is it the head bobbing thing? If so, it is normal for ducks.
     
  3. Sublime69

    Sublime69 In the Brooder

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    Yeah head bobbing. What does it mean?
     
  4. petesgirl

    petesgirl Chirping

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    My boys do that, then they make a burping sound????
    OT-my frizzle chicken killed a snake and was running around with it with the ducks chasing!! Will chicks or ducks actually eat a snake???
    Is the bobbing head thing a digesting thing? Pushing food down?
     
  5. Duck Drover

    Duck Drover Songster

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    I think it is a way ducks have of saying "I like you" to another duck, LOL.
     
  6. desertdarlene

    desertdarlene Crowing

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    She's telling another duck (most likely a male) that she likes them and has chosen them as a mate.
     

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