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What gender are these Muscovy Ducklings?

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by puddlestheduck, Apr 29, 2017.

  1. puddlestheduck

    puddlestheduck New Egg

    Apr 24, 2017
    I've already tried asking on the Duck thread with barely any feedback, so I'll try posting on here instead. My 4 and 1/2 week old Muscovies are beginning to show their caruncling and have a couple adult feathers. They are only trilling at this point. One of them, the yellower one, has slightly bigger feet. Here are some pictures:

    So, any guesses to their genders? I was thinking they were both drakes.
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    If one isn't bigger than the other than they are probably the same sex. You might have to wait another few weeks to be sure. The one in front looks male, but I would wait.

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