The Duck Thread

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ZakoHero, Jan 17, 2013.

  1. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 19, 2014
    Round Rock, TX
    I have one that I got with my runners and white layer. They were all hand raised and she is the one that is least likely to come up to me and take treats from my hands. I was really disappointed since they are suppose to be the friendliest out of the group. Maybe as a whole they are I can't really say since I only have one. She is super pretty though and still friendly. I'm finding ducks tend to be indiuvals though and behave how they feel like not what their breed description says.
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  2. CrazyChookLady5

    CrazyChookLady5 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 6, 2013
    Australia, NSW
    yeah I do find that each duck is usually different. I hatched out one of my Indian runners and raised her for about 2/3 weeks then I had to go away for 2 weeks so I put her with a broody and her chicks and when I got back she wasn't friendly at all.

    I don't mind if the duck isn't ultra friendly but I do want to get close to it. with my ducks I con only get like 3 metres close from them before they run away [​IMG]
  3. Kaessa

    Kaessa Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 23, 2015
    Fruita, CO
    Muscovies can fly, too. Especially the girls.
  4. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 19, 2014
    Round Rock, TX
    So I called in the dogs because we were leaving and ended up with this

    Guess everyone thought it was time to come in, lol!
  5. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

  6. mystry

    mystry Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2014
    My muscovies will fly. But maybe they aren't "pretty" enough for some. lol They are also REALLY friendly and fairly quiet. They are also fun to watch!
  7. Smurfbrew

    Smurfbrew Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 30, 2014
    Ducks in the house!! My favorite type of invasion!
  8. hennible

    hennible Overrun With Chickens

    I only ever have chickens in the house :( ( my ducks can't do the stairs lol)
  9. jtn42248

    jtn42248 Overrun With Chickens

    Put a dish of Peas at the top of the stairs...I'll be they would at least try.[​IMG]
  10. hennible

    hennible Overrun With Chickens

    Poor things that would a bit mean... But I would laugh....

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