My muscovey drake

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john2708
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My muscovey drake

Post by john2708 » 02 Mar 2013, 22:12

My muscovey drake was killed this week found him in the morning bottom of the paddock half eaten in my experience if it was a fox it would of taking it away and killed a few more but it was just my muscovey drake eaten on the spot any ideals what could of done this

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Re: My muscovey drake

Post by ladyplumber » 02 Mar 2013, 23:13

Sorry you lost him :( ............... possibly a mink ?
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Re: My muscovey drake

Post by john2708 » 03 Mar 2013, 19:19

He we do have them round here iv only ever seen one and he got lead behind the ear :evil:

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Re: My muscovey drake

Post by chuck1 » 03 Mar 2013, 23:23

Foxes sometimes kill and eat on the spot.

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