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What is going on between these two?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by SkyeT, Aug 14, 2018.

  1. SkyeT

    SkyeT Chirping

    Maybe I can assume what this is, but can my.more experienced friend tell me? Maggie (Pekin) and Cupcake (Rouen) did this for most of the morning.

  2. chickens really

    chickens really Crazy Call Duck Momma Premium Member

    Arguing because your pool is too small....
  3. SkyeT

    SkyeT Chirping

    They have multiple pools. They just started doing this today.
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  4. Flockandfowl46

    Flockandfowl46 Crowing

    Mar 28, 2018
    Southwest Virginia USA
    How old and what sex are they?
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  5. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    How old are they, and is there any chance that both are drakes ?
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    TSOWOATNKC Songster

    Jun 11, 2018
    Definitely arguing. I see that all the time, plus “scolding” when they kind of look down to one side. My pools are deeper, but smaller in circumference. So I see that happen when a duck wants their “turn.”
  7. MissChick@dee

    [email protected] Songster

    Aug 18, 2017
    Caliente Nevada
    Young love ?? :D
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  8. SkyeT

    SkyeT Chirping

    Maggie is a Drake, at least sounds like one (when he talks, it is very quiet and airy) is much larger. With help, people on here has ID'd Sunshine as a female Rouen. They are somewhere between 13-15 weeks old.

    The only duck that gives anyone trouble about the pools is Mordecai, the black duck. He sounds raspy, so assuming a drake. He doesn't let ANYONE in the pool with him. The others go to other pools, sometimes, 6 in one and just sit there staring at him.
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  9. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member 8 Years

    Sure looks like bickering:confused:
  10. Flockandfowl46

    Flockandfowl46 Crowing

    Mar 28, 2018
    Southwest Virginia USA
    Sound like you have some mature bonding going on. They are working out who will be friend and who will not mine tend to break off in smaller groups once the figure it all out
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