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Indian Runner

LOVE THEM!

A review on: Indian Runner
flo12345

Pros: Sweet, snuggly, ADORABLE, very comedic!

Cons: not any that I can think of!

I absolutely love my Indian Runners! My three hens are the biggest sweeties ever! They follow me around and love to snuggle! They are still ducklings but I love this breed! Very comedic and I can just sit there for hours watching them!
Once and Never Again!
Once and Never Again!

Mallard

Pros: Good looking.

Cons: Destructive as hell in the garden.

Have two Pekins, wouldn't want any more!
Have two Pekins, wouldn't want any more!

Pekin

Pros: They can't fly.

Cons: Boring generic looking duck, noisy, not at all broody, the drake is a bully

By far my favorite breed of duck!
By far my favorite breed of duck!

Muscovy

Pros: Quiet, amusing, gentle, heavy layers in season, wonderful mothers, best meat of any duck.

Cons: Will fly unless the wings are clipped several times a year.

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Ancona

Ancona

“ I've had Anconas for over a year now, after admiring them for awhile before then. I LOVE them. My two hens are fantastic egg-layers. Since they started laying early this spring, they hardly ever miss a day (except for my hen who went broody - she took a few weeks off during incubation, and then about 1-1/2 weeks after they hatched she is back at it!). They are also quite calm and friendly,...” --wordgirl

100% Positive Reviews
Aylesbury

Aylesbury

“ seem like a good breed, if i had the room i would probably raise a batch of them they seem like they would be a good 4h starter show bird...considering i dont see many of this breed in my class ... that breed looks like a reserve champion waiting to happen  ” --cowgirlHH

100% Positive Reviews
Blue Khaki Campbell, Blue coloration of the common khaki campbell.

Blue Khaki Campbell, Blue coloration of the common khaki campbell.

Blue Khaki Campbells are a color variation of the popular Khaki Campbell. They are brown and light blueish gray. They are a very rare coloration.

Blue Swedish

Blue Swedish

“ They are often simply called Swedish. Some will be Blue (Gray) in color, but Blue Swedish is only one of the colors you will find in this breed. Their Blue color is due to heteozygosity and if a Swedish Blue duck and drake breed, the young are the usual 25% / 50% / 25% ratio in: 25%: A homozygous form, black where the blue should be. 50%: As the parents. 25%: The...” --SouthDakotan

100% Positive Reviews
Call Duck

Call Duck

“   I love call ducks!  They are the ideal duck for persons with not much room for bigger ducks.  To those close to neighbors, I suggest a pen of males as the hens are vocal.   These ducks are quick and efficient insect and worm eradicaters.  Provide them with a kiddie pool for hours of amusement.  With one wing clipped, they won't fly off.  They are...” --NajmoNests

100% Positive Reviews
Cayuga

Cayuga

“I like my Cayuga quite a bit.   She is 14 weeks and loves to play and splash in the water.    I have been told that Cayugas are less friendly toward people but she is by far the cuddliest of my ducks.   ” --MidNight Wings

93% Positive Reviews
Crested White

Crested White

“ I love this breed honestly. They are really friendly with me and the other animals in the yard. They are the center of attention when people come around. I recommend this duck. ” --ChampionAlex

100% Positive Reviews
Dark Campbell

Dark Campbell

Dark Campbells are a color variation of the popular Khaki Campbell. They are a dark, almost chocolate color. Unfortunately, the Dark Campbell coloration did not find favor after the second world war and declined to almost critical levels. Today, there are very few Dark Campbells left. Dark Campbells are usually used for showing. Mr. H.R.S. Humphreys developed the Dark Campbell color for sex...

Dendermonde, and other lost breeds

Dendermonde, and other lost breeds

The Dendermonde is an Archaic landrace from Belgium, and is believed to have sired all the other North European Landraces (Swedish, Shetland, Huttegem, Termonde, Pomeranian, and Danish)