Can someone identify the variety of this young duck?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by igottadash, Jan 5, 2015.

  1. igottadash

    igottadash New Egg

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  2. needlessjunk

    needlessjunk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have no idea but very pretty!
     
  3. igottadash

    igottadash New Egg

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    Ok finally got word. A young female Ruddy duck. Unfortunately they are diving eaters and don't walk on land very well. They require water for take-off and mistake asphalt for water and then can't get going again. That would explain where she was found. Trying to find a rehabber now.
     
  4. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC I hope you can find a rehabber that will take her she sure is pretty .
     
  5. igottadash

    igottadash New Egg

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    Check out the male Ruddy ducks on Google images...beautiful!
     

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