What duck breed is most likely to go broody?

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  1. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I was curious, what duck breed most likely goes broody? I'm case I ever raise them soon?
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    Muscovy
     
  3. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Do Pekins ever go broody?
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Lots of Chickens Premium Member

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    I had some years ago and none ever went broody. I have only had muscovy since, so I can't comment on other breeds unfortunately.
     
  5. Ren2014

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    Muscovy X2.

    Pekins aren't known for going broody or staying committed through the entire brooding period but it has happened. There are several folks on the duck forum who have had Pekins hatch eggs.
     
  6. learycow

    learycow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Muscovy. They will even hatch other eggs! I trade mine out for goose eggs, call duck eggs, and even chicken eggs and they hatch them all!
     
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  7. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Thanks everyone!!!!!!!! I want to breed ducks and was wondering which are likely to go broody!
     
  8. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My show quality rounen's go broody a lot.
     
  9. Leah567

    Leah567 Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    Oh ok! Do khaki campbells ever go broody?
     
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    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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