Pekin behaviours

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  1. coloradochick

    coloradochick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just a couple of ?'s:

    What does it mean when a male and female are standing facing each other and bobbing thier heads up and down at each other? Mating dance?

    Does anyone else have a female that sounds like a high pitched dog barking when she gets excited. And also when we walk outside she bobs her head up and down and grunts like a defense move or something.


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  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator~~~ BYC Store Support Staff Member

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  3. Homegroanacres

    Homegroanacres Chillin w/the Ice in my Glass

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    Quote:OH so thats what my ex was doing when we let her out!! [​IMG] [​IMG]

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  4. BantyHugger

    BantyHugger Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The head bobbing at each other is definitely sweet talk/foreplay the duck way. [​IMG]
    I haven't quite figured out what it means when they do it to me though. They might be claiming their mate because mine NEVER want me to come over. :|
     
  5. coloradochick

    coloradochick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Homegroan you're ornery!!!!

    So I've got Carter, my new flirter girl, who has chosen Chief as her flirtee. So Lowrider is looking like the 3rd wheel out there. Should I get another girl or two? Or will he be okay being the odd man out? Ducks don't share do they? [​IMG]
     
  6. Homegroanacres

    Homegroanacres Chillin w/the Ice in my Glass

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    Quote:Sorry! [​IMG] I will readjust my halo [​IMG]

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