Mixed breed pictures

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by HeatherD42, Sep 19, 2016.

  1. HeatherD42

    HeatherD42 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a silver Welsh Harlequin drake and two black Ancona ducks. Their babies were cute little black ducklings [​IMG]

    They grew up to be half wild patterned and half black with white bibs [​IMG]

    I've noticed that some other mixes look similar (for instance I saw some Pekin/Ancona crosses with both patterns). Is this the genes reverting back to some earlier form? In that case I understand the wild pattern, but not the black with white bib (which I've seen in multiple crosses).

    Does anyone have pictures of mixed breeds to share?
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    I don't have any mixes but I typed in "mixed breed ducks" into the BYC search box and a lot of links from old threads popped up. Might give it a try!
     

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