Odd question about muscovy mixes

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Halion, Jul 23, 2011.

  1. Halion

    Halion Out Of The Brooder

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    So, I was talking with featherfinder last night and I brought up a weird question that neither of us knew the answer to.

    Since my duck Peking is a Muscovy mix, and is definitely a male, does he have a penis like a Muscovy? [​IMG] It's a question worth asking LOL.
     
  2. onthespot

    onthespot Deluxe Dozens

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    Yes, I just butchered a muscovy mule a few days ago. My first. He had a penis. I guess all the anatomy is intact, just the individual chromosome counts inside each spermatozoa are off, so they are sterile. I cut him up and put him in a crock pot with some Sweet Soy Sauce, Sweet Hot Chili Sauce and some apricot jam. It was too sweet. Next time I will add some regular soy sauce. He was delicious!
     
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Anatomically, mules are "normal". However, they are sterile as you probably already know.
     

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