The african and chinese goose thread!!

Discussion in 'Geese' started by ruffledfeathers1234, Jul 1, 2011.

  1. K Epp

    K Epp Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. servpolice

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    They are all females but 3 with the orange bill is a male! 1 and 4 look like brown chinese and the white goose is a white chinese and white african cross while 3 the gander looks like a brown african cross white chinese ( thick neck big head is african apperence )
     
  3. servpolice

    servpolice Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Cant see 4 that well but 3 can also be a cross of a brown chinese X toulouse
     
  4. barredmuscovy

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    [​IMG]my African goose she is little but mighty I've never crossed African and Chinese geese I the only goose have crosses is toulouse and embden
     
  5. servpolice

    servpolice Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ive a brown african X brown chinese year old gander and it has no dewlep and looks like a african but smaller head and it just looks like a giant chinese
     
  6. Iain Utah

    Iain Utah Overrun With Chickens

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    Serv, I refer to that as a hatchery African. I have a few of them. They are stinkin' adorable. [​IMG]
     
  7. WaterfowlWierdo

    WaterfowlWierdo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got one too...I call them non-dewlap africans
     
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  8. servpolice

    servpolice Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Iain he are so tame! He was most scared when gosling and now hes do mating signals to me and if i try to bring the flock home he wont move and does his mating signals so ive to pick him up haha ill breed him a female this year :)


    And im wondering if the non dewelp africans at metzers are just africanXchinese :/
     
  9. servpolice

    servpolice Chillin' With My Peeps

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    walked past my africans and thought might aswell make a picture, it was painful but i managed hes 3 years old
     
  10. Iain Utah

    Iain Utah Overrun With Chickens

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    That is what I think. The first three Africans I hatched were from metzer stock.
     

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