Please helpidentify my ducks - pictures included

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by jasonm11, May 7, 2011.

  1. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    to my knowledge they are 3-4 weeks old and growing fast, but what kind are they?
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    this is Huey and Louie, We think Huey (black bill) is a boy and Louie (orange/black bill) is a girl
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    We call the chick in the background Spot, he thinks he is a duck and cannot be seperated from the ducks. He will stand on the edge of the baby pool whne they are swimming. Yes he has fallen in once or twice.
     
  2. 70%cocoa

    70%cocoa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They don't look like any specific breed but they are both beautiful. Louie could be a cross with a Fawn and White Runner, judging by the more upright stance and colour/pattern.
     
  3. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    Mixed Breed. A runner crossed with something else...

    They are very pretty! [​IMG]
     
  4. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    The one without the eye stripes kind of looks like a cross between a fawn Indian Runner and a Welsh Harlequin.
     
  5. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks guys, we have turkey and chickens but these are our first ducks. We never would have thought they grow so darn fast. Pretty excited to see them fully feathered. Do you think we got the sex right?
     
  6. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    You can't tell by bill color in a mixed breed duck. What do they SOUND like. Loud quacks = girls. Soft raspy quacks = boys.
     
  7. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:So what you are telling me is the girls have the big mouths? sounds about right. Ha ha only kidding I couldnt resist. I will have to sit with them some today to see if i can hear a difference.[​IMG]
     
  8. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    Hee hee hee

    That is called the "Beer Sexing" method. Crack open a beer, have a seat, and listen to your ducks [​IMG]
     
  9. jasonm11

    jasonm11 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I like that, might have to try it later:lol:
     

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