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sexing a pekin

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Jennings Gamefowl, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. i know i asked the earlier but now my pekin is starting to feather out some... it looks like the tail feather is starting to curl up but i dont know how old he is i got him from tsc as a large pekin... he is about the size of a mallard now

  2. Eastins Eggs

    Eastins Eggs Songster

    Jan 11, 2009
    Ceresco Nebraska
    Probably a male does his quack sound horse if so its a boy.
  3. headred

    headred Songster

    Feb 28, 2009
    That quack versus horseness is difficult. My pekin is a definite quacker at 7 weeks old. My khakis seem to still be a little horse sounding, not a quack like the Pekin. But the khaki's sure look female. Good luck!

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