Need help determining if my ducks are Welsh Harlequin

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by barberfamducks, Aug 13, 2014.

  1. barberfamducks

    barberfamducks Out Of The Brooder

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    We bought these ducks back in late May, and I started a thread asking for help in determining if they were Welsh Harlequins, but they were just too young to tell. Now they're almost three months old and I am still unsure as to whether they are Welsh Harlequins. We bought specifically Welsh Harlequins because of their egg laying capabilities, but since day 1 they haven't met the typical standards of a Welsh Harlequin. I'd like some help in finding out if they are WH, out of curiosity and because I'd like to learn more about their breed if they aren't WH.
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    Any and all input is greatly appreciated :D
     
  2. islandgirl82

    islandgirl82 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look like WH crosses to me...
     
  3. Learningstill

    Learningstill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My guess would be buff ducks aka Orpington ducks. Here are pictures off the Internet.

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    I do not think those are welsh harlequin or mixed with welsh. We have both the silver phase and golden phase welsh.

    Beautiful babies though!
     

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