which is a better pet duck? rouen or cayuga?

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mchammer265, Mar 3, 2014.

  1. mchammer265

    mchammer265 New Egg

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    Imwant to get a rouen but I heard the hens are noisy and because I can only get two I dont know if I have another option. I know that cayugas are quiet and beautiful but I want to know if they are nice or if they will want to be friendly with me. I plan in getting ducklings but I dont know if that matters cause ive heard that sometimes it doesnt make a diffrence.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. Most duck hens (other than muscovies) can be noisy at times. Any ducks treated kindly and handled frequently will become friendly.
     
  3. mchammer265

    mchammer265 New Egg

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    Ive heard a lot about moscovies but one site told me they can be agressive so I stayed away. Is that true?
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    you may want to go to "other backyard poultry" and put your questions to people on the duck threads.
     
  5. mchammer265

    mchammer265 New Egg

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    K thanks
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!
     
  8. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]






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