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Last updated February 13th, 2011 Hi! My real name is Kayla. The name "Annarie" comes from the works of J.R.R. Tolkien - "An" is a prefix from the word "Anor", meaning "Sun", and "Narie" (pronounced Nar - ee - A) is a month/season that is the equivalent of "June". Roughly put together, "Annarie" would be "June-sun" or "The sun in June". Ducks: My interest in ducks and chickens started with two Khaki Campbells and a Jumbo Pekin duck that I got to provide our family with eggs nearly...
Breed Details: The most distinctive feature of the Dutch Hookbill is, of course, its curved-shaped bill. They are similar in size and shape to a small Campbell, weighing an average of 4 pounds. They are very calm, friendly ducks that make delightful pets for the backyard or garden. They do fly (although they tend to stay very close to home), and are generally quiet - although the female can be quite loud when she decides to "tell you" something! Hookbills are good seasonal layers of...
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