Need your Muscovy duck pictures

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by iajewel, Oct 23, 2011.

  1. iajewel

    iajewel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2008
    Corning IA
    Quote:The link didn't post? what page and what number on that page? Or is it in this post?
     
  2. iajewel

    iajewel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2008
    Corning IA
    If its the bibbed black that shows the 5 month progression on? That is a bibbed black, that was born dusky, with the white headed gene. This(the white head) is dominate, so if you breed him, it will come though.
     
    Last edited: Oct 25, 2011
  3. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Quote:yep thats him. thanks.
     
  4. Texasmja

    Texasmja Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you need any pictures of true pied wild type?

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  5. iajewel

    iajewel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2008
    Corning IA
    by true wild pied do you mean your bird is of ferrel decent? or wild type/black? I would say wild type. I do have those, but more photos means better photos so thank you.
     
  6. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Iajewel, what would this fellow be called in colors? [​IMG]
     
  7. iajewel

    iajewel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2008
    Corning IA
    I saved that pic to my files and tagged it as gypsy faced black. Remember that when a black has new feathers they are black, as they get closer and closer to molt those feathers dye off and turn brown, and finely really brown and fall out. Sun also fades colors, so this black, just not a fresh molt kept in a show pen.
     
  8. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia Loving this country life Premium Member

    Quote:Thank you! this is so interesting.
     
  9. dianaross77

    dianaross77 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 10, 2010
    Grand Blanc, MI
    Chocolate Pied duckling
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    Blue Pied duckling
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    Here they are grown
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    Lilac Pied duck
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    Sorry if you already have pictures of any of these colors and/or ages
     
  10. iajewel

    iajewel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 22, 2008
    Corning IA
    This IS a wild type black. It will have the gypsy markings and all.

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    The wings have been clipped so the white pen feather is missing.
     
    Last edited: Oct 25, 2011

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