What are they?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by ChickyPooh, Jun 5, 2008.

  1. ChickyPooh

    ChickyPooh Songster

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    These are the nine ducks I just bought at an auction. can anyone tell me what they are? Why does only one have a pink beak?
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    At the auction everyone told us these were white runners are they right?
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  2. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

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    I'll tell you what they are...........................................C_U_T_E.

    Sorry that's the best I can do.
     
  3. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Songster

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    They kind of look like Muscovies to me! The blue billed yellow ones are barred, I believe. If they start coming in barred, I say they are Scovies because Im pretty sure Scovies are the only ducks that can be barred! Domestics anyways.
     
  4. gervais22

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  5. ChickyPooh

    ChickyPooh Songster

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    No!!! We hate Muscovy ducks!!! We'll have to sell them! You don't know how hard I've tried to gentle them, and all the poop scrapping is for nothing![​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. ChickyPooh

    ChickyPooh Songster

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    Gervais: We thought that one with the pink bill might be a pekin or a runner but we weren't sure. Is it going to be a hen of a drake or can you tell?
     
  7. Wolf-Kim

    Wolf-Kim Songster

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    That's funny! I needed a laugh and that is the type of situation that would tickle my sense of humor.... irony.. gotta love it..

    Why don't you like Muscovies?

    -Kim
     

  8. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Songster

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    Yeah scovies are cute [​IMG].
     
  9. perfectly_polish

    perfectly_polish Crowing

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    I love scovies, and if they're barred I would take them in a heart beat!
     
  10. fancyfowl4ever

    fancyfowl4ever Songster

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    Those blue beaked and black tipped tailed ones are most definitly barred muscovies!

    Gosh I wish I was you right now, I love scovies, esspecially the barred ones(hoping to hatch more from my pair this year, eggs should hatch next week!).
    Although nothing can beat Rippled Muscovies.

    Anna
     

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