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Still identifying this duck

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by hemixrawrs, May 9, 2016.

  1. hemixrawrs

    hemixrawrs Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 24, 2016
    I posted about my duckling who might be a buff and now she's growing her feathers out. She still looks like a buff but she is growing a white collar too and I haven't seen that on a buff.
  2. cymbaline

    cymbaline Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 31, 2012
    central WV
    Still looks like a buff to me. Mine had a lot of white feathers at first, so maybe she still needs to molt again to turn completely buff? (just to clarify, that's a fawn and white runner in the back of that pic)
    Or maybe it's just a random patch of odd feathers... my Ruby has a little white spot on the back of her neck (she's a mallard) and Tony the buff has a little chestnut-colored patch on his neck/shoulder area.
    Last edited: May 9, 2016
  3. PotatoWaffles

    PotatoWaffles Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 10, 2014
    Northwest Ohio
    Looks buff to me. Mine has whitish wing feathers, but she lightens and darkens depending on her molt.
  4. whitewingduck

    whitewingduck Out Of The Brooder

    May 27, 2015
    Osage Beach, MO
    Looks like my female Harlequin. I'll post pic when I get home.

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