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bantam duck

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by pbnjellyfish, Sep 12, 2008.

  1. pbnjellyfish

    pbnjellyfish In the Brooder

    Sep 2, 2008
    Cedar Hills, Utah
    We went to our state fair yesterday and in the poultry display I saw the cutest thing I have ever seen! The registration tag on the cage said it was a bantam duck! I had never seen or heard about a bantam duck. I didn't know there was such a thing. Can anyone tell me about them?
  2. birdnutz

    birdnutz Songster

    Mar 6, 2007
    I have lots of them. Just tooo darn cute for their own good. Probably the most spoiled animal on the property. I have BEI's and silkie bantam ducks.
  3. feathersgalore

    feathersgalore Songster

    Sep 4, 2008
    Central Ohio
    Call ducks are also a bantam breed. They come in many colors. Here are some of mine.

  4. sara

    sara Title Needed Here

    Quote:I [​IMG] call ducks. They are just the cutest things [​IMG]
  5. Call ducks are great ducks. They are bantam. Only about 1.5 pounds, and very friendly. Another bantam breed is the Black East Indie.
  6. chicken_boy_Kurt

    chicken_boy_Kurt Songster

    Mar 20, 2008
  7. AK-Bird-brain

    AK-Bird-brain I gots Duckies!

    May 7, 2007
    Sterling, Alaska
    We have flying mallards they are considered bantam. They look like dwarfs next to the Rouens.
  8. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    Which bantam ducks are the easiest to hatch from eggs?
  9. feathersgalore

    feathersgalore Songster

    Sep 4, 2008
    Central Ohio
    Not calls - they are very hard to hatch!

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