thinking about getting different ducks.....

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by nightshade, Jun 23, 2008.

  1. nightshade

    nightshade Chillin' With My Peeps

    okay so I am thinking about getting rid of my pekins and cayguas. And instead getting black and white call ducks. Maybe a few other colored ones too. I figure that this way either they will eat less food then the ones I have now or I can have more ducks and go through the same amount of food.The best part being I can still watch and have beautiful ducks. [​IMG]

    I would be keeping a pair of mascovies, a speckeled duck and one pekin. I would be getting rid of a mated pair of 1 year old cayugas and 2 pekins one 1yr hen, one unknown. It sounds like a good trade off to me but what do you all think?
     
  2. swampducks

    swampducks Overrun With Guineas

    Feb 29, 2008
    Barton City, MI
    I've heard Call ducks are very loud, if that's okay with you and your neighbors you should be fine. I prefer Indian Runners myself. I think anything smaller than a pekin will eat less. My pekin loves his pellets! [​IMG]
     

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