Um what kind of duck is this?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by duck&chickencrazy, Jun 8, 2010.

  1. duck&chickencrazy

    duck&chickencrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 2, 2008
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    I thought she was really pretty so i got her. So now i just gotta figure out what she is

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  2. Sweetfolly

    Sweetfolly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She looks like a very nice Silver Appleyard. [​IMG]

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  3. duck&chickencrazy

    duck&chickencrazy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 2, 2008
    Indiana
    i thought those were small ducks...she is as big as my buffs and blue swedes
     
  4. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    They come in bantam and regular size. She is very pretty.
     
  5. Sweetfolly

    Sweetfolly Chillin' With My Peeps

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    duck&chickencrazy :

    i thought those were small ducks...she is as big as my buffs and blue swedes

    Nope, Silver Appleyards are a heavy breed duck that get to be around 8 pounds - just as big as Buffs and Swedish.

    There are also Miniature Silver Appleyards - they're a bantam breed that are the size of Call ducks . [​IMG]

    http://www.feathersite.com/Poultry/Ducks/Apple/BRKApple.html
     
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  6. love_a_duck

    love_a_duck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She is lovely. Really beautiful.
    I love all pictures!
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