mallard or rouen?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by poultry plus, May 21, 2012.

  1. poultry plus

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    i am trying to find out how to tell the differance between mallards duckling and rouen duckling any info will help
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing

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    Mallard - One eye stripe

    Rouen- Two eye stripes
     
  3. poultry plus

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    is this a fool proof method?
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing

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    To the best of my knowledge yes
     
  5. poultry plus

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    ok thanks i will look
     
  6. PoultryGirly

    PoultryGirly Songster

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    Mallards have one black stripe through their eye and rouens have 2 stripes.
     
  7. poultry plus

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    cool are you pretty sure on this?
     
  8. PoultryGirly

    PoultryGirly Songster

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    yes, I am 100% positive. [​IMG]
     
  9. poultry plus

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    cool thanks
     
  10. hdowden

    hdowden Crowing

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    louisiana
    my mallards

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