Are geese killed to make down comforters?

Answer Most goose down comes from geese who have been slaughtered for food, but some geese are "live plucked", according to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. Even live plucking causes geese a g... Read More »

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How can I make old bed comforters new.?

If you're handy with a sewing machine, go for the other ideas that people have given you here. Make your own duvet cover to insert your comforter in. If you aren't a sewer, then hit the stores an... Read More »

How do I tell female geese from male geese?

AutosexingDetermining the genders of geese depends on the type of geese you are sexing. Autosexing, the process of visually determining the gender of certain breeds of geese through coloration, mar... Read More »

Do they make California king feather comforters?

California King down comforters are available at many online outlets. This size is relatively rare and therefore isn't available in many stores. For example, in 2010 Amazon carried a California Kin... Read More »

How to Make a Mini Nest for Raising Geese?

Consider this scenario: you're walking through a field near the woods. You notice some eggs. Goose eggs. You figure the mother goose is out getting them food for when they hatch. You take a walk. W... Read More »