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Geese

Whatís the name of the normal white goose people keep and can they be kept along with hens and share the same shed sleeping on a straw bed with the hens on roosts.and what kind of money would a gander and woman goose cost.many thanks.no experiences with geese but would like to run a pair with my hens as pets if itís possible.and can ye recommend a Breeder in the West.thanks again

Doctorsroomghost
Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

The normal white geese are called exactly that. They may have been descendant from Danish hybrid geese and others who are in turn derived from Embden geese.pure embden are very rare. Pair of geese usually around 40 Euro for whites.
They can be housed with hens yes but some individuals may attack them. Best to just keep an eye on them for a day or two to suss that out.

Adrian Kelly
Thursday, June 14th, 2018

I've a pair of geese that I could bring to galway if you'd like.

Adrian Kelly
Thursday, June 14th, 2018


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