A female goose does not have a specific name. A male goose is known as a gander, and babies are goslings. A group of geese form a flock or gaggle. A skein is a group of geese in flight; geese flying in the "V" formation are called a wedge.Know More
A female goose chooses a monogamous partner at three years of age. After building a nest and lining it with her feathers, she lays a clutch of about five eggs. She incubates the eggs for 28 to 30 days while the gander keeps watch nearby. At one day old, the goslings can swim and dive for food 30 to 40 feet under water.
There are nine species of geese in the world. The most common in North America is the Canada goose.Learn more in Waterfowl
Neither female or male fish have a specific name. Baby fish, however, are called fry or fingerlings. A group of fish is called a school, shoal, draft or run.Full Answer >
Baby ducks eat mostly invertebrates for the first few weeks of their lives, including insects, worms, snails and crustaceans. They need a huge amount of high-protein food for these first few weeks, and as soon as the ducklings hatch, the mother will usually take them to wherever there is the most food.Full Answer >
Canadian geese do indeed mate for life with one partner unless their mate dies. Once their mate does die they will find another goose to mate with.Full Answer >
Some — but not all — species of ducks mate for life. Geese are known to mate for life, and although ducks are social animals who prefer to live in large groups, they typically have multiple mates.Full Answer >