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Pilgrim or Toulouse? You decide...

Discussion in 'Geese' started by wutwuzIthinkin, May 29, 2016.

  1. wutwuzIthinkin

    wutwuzIthinkin New Egg

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    About a month and a week ago, I was given some goose eggs to try and hatch. Unfortunately, only one of the eggs hatched and we are raising a single gosling. The lady that gave me the eggs to hatch was also given the eggs so she has NO idea what they are supposed to be. Our little "Lucy" is a week old today and we are curious to what she will be when she grows up. We are thinking a Pilgrim or a Toulouse based on pictures online and limited research. Does anyone with more experience have any suggestions? We are familiar with chickens and ducks, but this goose is a whole new adventure! Any and all help is appreciated! Thank you in advance.
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  2. chwychuro

    chwychuro Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. duckymama2

    duckymama2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have 1 single goose that is 2 weeks old. Her name is also Lucy and looks identical. I would like to know what she is too. We were told she was a buff but we are unsure. We have ducks but this is our first goose too. Good luck with your Lucy and if you find out what she is, please post!
     
  4. TexasToulouse

    TexasToulouse New Egg

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    She looks just like my Toulouse's when they were babies.
     
  5. wutwuzIthinkin

    wutwuzIthinkin New Egg

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    UPDATE! Our sweet Lucy is now 5 months old and doing well[​IMG]

    . She is an indoor/outdoor goose. Here is what she looks like now.

    What breed do you think she is? [​IMG]
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Well we can def rule out Toulouse, maybe a mix? she is so cute and looks very much at home.
     
  7. duckymama2

    duckymama2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is beautiful!
     
  8. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very pretty mix breed, I love splashed up geese
     
  9. donkeydew2farms

    donkeydew2farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that is a cool looking goose she is a nice mix.
     

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