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Will Two Drakes & Two Ducks Get On?

| July 7, 2011

Duck keepers often wonder what is the best combination and ratio of male to females and I am often emailed about the numbers of drakes and ducks in a group and whether they will get along ok. Carolyn has just emailed as she has two draks and two ducks. The ducklings I got at Easter [...]

Can You Keep All Drakes Together?

| November 29, 2009

I am often asked if you can keep all drakes together. My answer to this  would be no if you are just keeping drakes unless they are separated from each other. If you are going to keep drakes then you will need to get some ducks to satisfy their breeding urges. At least 2 ducks [...]