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Water birds

Water birds
Name: Muskovy duck and Chinese swan goose
Born:May 2013
Breed:Muskovy duck and Chinese swan goose
Weight:3000-4500 grams / 3500 grams
Height:66-84 cm / 81-94 cm
Children:Ducks and geese lay eggs; the Muscovy duck can lay 30 eggs per nest, but only 5 of the ducks grow into adults
Feed:Grass and water plants; in captivity also calls grains
Communication:Both the Muscovy duck and the Chinese swan goose are highly alert; as soon as they notice that something is happening in their surroundings, they go at it. That is how they warn each other of danger.


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