Pekin/Muscovy mix - duck or drake?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by lishah2000, Oct 8, 2010.

  1. lishah2000

    lishah2000 Songster

    How do you tell sex with this mix? It never makes any sound that I can hear. I absolutely love this ducky. I have a feeling it's female, but it's just a feeling. It's a little bigger than my mallards, but smaller than the pekin. Can fly as good as the mallards.


  2. WestKnollAmy

    WestKnollAmy The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Apr 22, 2008
    upstate SC
    What is the age? What month was it born?
  3. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

    Oct 7, 2010
    Central, Illinois
    it looks like a female
  4. lishah2000

    lishah2000 Songster

    Hatched right around the end of June. It's about a week younger than my pekin who hatched June 24th. I didn't hatch it - got it as a buddy for my lone pekin duckling.
  5. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

    Oct 2, 2008
    Guessing by the size you described I would say girl. Wouldn't it be more like the size of the pekin if it were a male since scovie males tend to be larger than the girls?
  6. lishah2000

    lishah2000 Songster

    Don't know if it matters, but the hen was a muscovy and the drake was pekin.

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