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do domesticated mallards fly?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by dainironfoot, Mar 6, 2013.

  1. dainironfoot

    dainironfoot Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello. I saw some mallard ducklings at the feed store yesterday and was wondering if they will be able to fly when they get older. Looking for ducks for the kids and didn't really want to clip wings. Thanx a bunch!
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Running over with Blessings Premium Member

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    Yes they do.
     
  3. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    Yes they can fly quite well.
     

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