101 reasons we love ducks

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by duckface, Sep 18, 2009.

  1. duckface

    duckface Songster

    Aug 1, 2009
    the back of my horse
    Add what you love about your ducks to the list!

    1. duck faces are the cutest faces of any bird
    2. their waddle
    3. the way they cock their heads to look at objects in the sky
    4. their ability to plop themselves in the smallest container of water
    5. the way they scour the yard for goodies during a good rain
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  2. rainplace

    rainplace Interstellar Duck Academy

    6. The way they drill tunnels in mud.
    7. The way they love their routine.
    8. You're their best friend when you have treats.
    9. A frog sound scares the crud out of them.
    10. The way they stick their tongue out when they are charging something.
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2009
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  3. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    I often wondered why people raise ducks, besides their being cute as all get-out!
    Just reading the above two posts is starting to show me why ducks make great pets!
  4. duckface

    duckface Songster

    Aug 1, 2009
    the back of my horse
    Well, Buff Hooligans, just wait til we get to number 101, you'll be rushing out to get some ducks! Clearly, you've never seen...

    11. duck butts emerging from the pond/pool.
    12. tug of war over a worm

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  5. duckboatprincess

    duckboatprincess Songster

    Apr 21, 2009
    Grand Blanc, MI
    13. They're very curious
    14. They talk to you
    15. They lay eggs
    16. They hatch the cutest babies!
    17. The eat ants
    18. They think you're going to kill them, but once you catch them, they like being pet
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  6. rainplace

    rainplace Interstellar Duck Academy

    19. The quack laugh.
    20. The duckling, peep peep peep peep peep, when they don't want you to leave.
    21. The tail wiggle
    22. The way they become fluff balls when they want to mate.
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  7. LoreenH

    LoreenH Songster

    Jul 10, 2009
    23. They eat slugs!

    Living in the Pacific Northwest we have more than plenty of those slimy things. Can't wait until I get ducks and they get big enough to free-range the back yard.
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2009
  8. ducks4you

    ducks4you Songster

    Jan 20, 2009
    East Central Illinois
    24. The awesome way that the dip their heads in the water with their feather bottoms sticking up in the air!
    25. Their quick and unique way that they flatten out and flap quickly when they (the wild ones, of course) fly together
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  9. 26. The way ducklings swim underwater like little fish!
    27. They are sweet companions when you are gardening.
    28. The way they all chase the cats like they own the place!
    29. Pillow stuffings all over the yard.
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  10. rainplace

    rainplace Interstellar Duck Academy

    Quote:How could I have not listed that one!

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