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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by scottgun, Jan 16, 2014.

  1. scottgun

    scottgun Hatching

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    I live and work in the Tampa Bay area. I aspire to have my own duck farm, one day. In the mean time, my office abuts about 2 acres of wetland. I spend my break time observing and documenting the local feathered residents which include a large flock of muscovies.

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    We had 4-5 clutches this year. The last was hatched in October. These guys (mother top right) were from a late Summer clutch, pictured here at about 4 months. I'm a real sucker for baby ducks and chicks but I think muscovies a prettiest at this stage, when they've got their first plumes and they are just starting to fly.
     

  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!

    Love your babies! You might enjoy chatting with others in our duck section here on BYC...

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/42/ducks

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy all your poultry adventures!
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG] Those muscovies are beautiful!
     
  4. JDchicks

    JDchicks Songster

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    Welcome to BYC!

    So glad you have joined. I love to watch the ducks, they can be so funny.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Neat ducks, nice pictures.
     
  7. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop

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    [​IMG] Those ducks are beautiful!
     

  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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