Can you help me figure out what my ducklings are?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Jujubeans2008, Mar 21, 2016.

  1. Jujubeans2008

    Jujubeans2008 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello!
    My husband and I went to a hatchery and purchased four baby ducklings. We are first time duck parents, but have experience with chickens. Can you help us figure out what type of ducklings we have please? The lady working the hatchery was filling in for the owner, and didn't seem to have knowledge about the ducks.

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    This last duckling is hard to see, but it is yellow and has brown markings including a heart on its head. It is mostly yellow.

    Thank you for any help or information you can give us. :)
     
  2. nmeyer3

    nmeyer3 Out Of The Brooder

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    The third one is a rouen, based on the two lines going across the eye. I'm not too sure about the rest. Magpie, maybe?
     
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  3. learycow

    learycow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Khaki
    Muscovy
    Rouen

    Any pics of this one's body?
     
  4. Jujubeans2008

    Jujubeans2008 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! Here is a better picture of the last one:

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  5. learycow

    learycow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That would be an ancona :)
     
  6. Jujubeans2008

    Jujubeans2008 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you! :)
     

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