Showing off Blue! *Pictures*

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ducklover15, Aug 20, 2010.

  1. ducklover15

    ducklover15 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I took some really good pictures of Blue today, my blue-bibbed call drake. He has some cool brown feathers on his chest and a few tiny green feathers on his head!

    Kinda blurry but you can see the green dot!

    Brown chest!


    Looking up at my mom. [​IMG]

    LOVE this picture!
  2. kylee2katie

    kylee2katie Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 6, 2010
    Stuttgart, Arkansas
    too sweet!
  3. Chloe

    Chloe Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 7, 2010
    ohh hes gorgeous he looks like a great example too! I have a blue bibbed call duckling exciting to see how he/she turns out [​IMG]
  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

    Jan 3, 2010
    Southern New England
    What a sweetie-bean!!![​IMG]
  5. CityChicker

    CityChicker Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 21, 2009
    He's gorgeous. His color is way, way off. He is really pretty though. He actually looks like Bibbed Khaki with Blue (basically the genotype of the US Cinnamon Runners). The question though is how a person would get that color in the first generation cross in a drake (since the brown is sex-linked). It could happen if the breeder had a line of Blues that also carried brown (possible if they also had chocolate bibbed).

    There are a couple other things that might have caused that color. Do you know his history? It would be interesting to see what you could breed from him. [​IMG]
  6. suburbanduckmom

    suburbanduckmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 16, 2009
    Belmont, CA
    What an adorable little guy? It looks like he has a big personality [​IMG]
  7. ducklover15

    ducklover15 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I got him from duckluck. =] She said his color was off, but I still love him!

    Oh he has a HUGE personality. Probably has the biggest one out of all my ducks!
  8. SilverPhoenix

    SilverPhoenix Bantam Fanatic

    Dec 15, 2009
    Penn Valley, CA
    What a beautiful and darling little drake! [​IMG] Gotta love call ducks! [​IMG]
  9. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    His color looks Blue Fawn but either way, he's still gorgeous!
  10. KansasKid

    KansasKid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2010
    South East Kansas
    Gorgeous! [​IMG]

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