Post pictures of your Crested ducks and ducklings (no negative reply's please)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by quackers619, Sep 1, 2016.

  1. quackers619

    quackers619 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  2. quackers619

    quackers619 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All grown up.......

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    Dandy the blind duck with her shaved crest

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    Hewe Wont let me get to close with my camera
     
  3. TLWR

    TLWR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Jasmine the crested mallard - she had a small crest
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  4. quackers619

    quackers619 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How beautiful is she
     
  5. quackers619

    quackers619 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know more people on her got to have crested ducks[​IMG]
     
  6. 1cock2hens

    1cock2hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    I have heard that alot of people avoid them because they find its irresponsible to perpetuate the breeding of them. Is it true that the tuft is only there because of a gap in there skull? I have heard alot if them have seizures and other medical issues :-(
     
  7. quackers619

    quackers619 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes that is true i would never buy that breed again, never the less i have 2 amazing white crested ducks and would love to see others.
     
  8. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member Project Manager

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    I have crested in my flock, and it looks like I have one duckling with neurological issues. :(

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  9. 1cock2hens

    1cock2hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    awwwp well at least it has a flock to be with, friends make all the difference :)
     
  10. quackers619

    quackers619 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes its kinda sad one of my is blind and has a deformed side crest, wish i had done my research. but she is happy and healthy and a amazing addition to my flock.
     

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