Pekin - male or female...

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Myra, Sep 27, 2009.

  1. Myra

    Myra In the Brooder

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    I thought I had 2 female pekins - around 5 months - but all of a sudden one of them has grown a curly tail feather - but besides that they both seem identical in looks and vocalizations.

    So do I have a drake?

    Myra
     
  2. erthymom2

    erthymom2 Songster

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    yup ....curly tail = drake
     
  3. DuckFanatic

    DuckFanatic Songster

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    If they sound the same, it is most likely that they are both drakes, maybe the other is just a late bloomer [​IMG]
    This is a great example of the drake's 'quack'-
     

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