Ducks
Seahorses
Parakeets (Budgerigars)

What happens when a female duck loses its mate?

585960

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered
2012-03-01 03:05:29
2012-03-01 03:05:29

I only know about the Mallards and I can say for them, the females go on to find another mate. As a matter of fact, they find different mates all the time. Mallards don't remain together for life like Canada Geese.

Yes, there is very little monogamy amongst mallards. But in my neighborhood we have three mated, yes mated, mallard couples who return every year to raise families. The males are fiercly protective over their wives. As a matter of fact, one couple arrived at their summer pond yesterday where the female was consistantly dogged by another male trying to woo her. Her husband was not having it. He blocked his advance at every turn, they had long, fast chases around the pond where at one point he drove his competator out of the water and chased him on foot along the shore. She is a sweet hen and he treats her like a queen.

012
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0

Related Questions


Yes the rooster can mate with a female duck, but will not lay eggs.

Ducks don't "mate". They are not monogamous.

A male duck can try to mate with a female hen. However, this does not usually lead to a viable, fertilized egg.

A female Duck and a male Duck (a Drake) and springtime.

The male duck will mate with the female, and this fertilizes the eggs the hen-duck will lay.

The process of mating, when the male and the female duck are the water the male duck jumps on he female and...... well, I guess you can imagine what happens next. But it important to have deep enough water so the ducks can mate naturally.

A duck's mate is called a drake. The duck is female, the drake, male.

after they mate the female slides up the male while the male wraps her and the eggs come out of the female.

A female silk moth cannot and will not mate with a female silk moth. She will mate with a male silk moth if one is available. If not, she will simply die.

the female will get fat then they will mate

will a duck die if its mate has

If the male is high rank enough, the female will mate (breed) with him. Some female hamsters will eat the male after this happens, so separate them after this happens.

The best way to stop your male pet from trying to mate with your female when you, or she does not want him to, is to move your male pet to a different room. Keep them separated for awhile until the male loses interest.

It depends if the rat accepts the mate

the female spider kills its mate.

What happens is that the female wolf just carried on with her life and help her pups to survive.

Yes, they can mate but as the male is neutered they cannot produce offspring.

Yes, but it rarely happens since the males aren't as attracted.

No, if you mean can two female rabbits mate to become pregnant, they can't! A male and female must mate within the time that the female rabbit is 'on heat' for the female to become pregnant.

A duck is a type of bird, so the answer is yes. When ducks mate, they are 2 birds mating. Ducks can't mate with just any type of birds, but only other ducks.

If the fertilization works, than you might have an addition to your family

the female hamster will mate straight away :)

No, a female cat will not mate if she isn't in heat.

No, to mate there needs to be a female and male involved


Copyright ยฉ 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.