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Unknown breed

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by emily2arceneaux, Jun 16, 2016.

  1. emily2arceneaux

    emily2arceneaux Out Of The Brooder

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    If anyone has any tips or knows what breed this is please let me know. I've been scratching my head as to figuring it out. I'm so confused. I know it isn't full grown yet but it has most of its new feathers. I'm not sure if it's a male or female but I bought it thinking it was a mallard and clearly it's not. It's the gray one.
     
  2. All Ball

    All Ball Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like your attempt at adding a photo didn't work?
     
  3. emily2arceneaux

    emily2arceneaux Out Of The Brooder

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    Trying to add it. I didn't realize it didn't upload. Give me a few minutes to figure out what is going on and why it won't post
     
  4. emily2arceneaux

    emily2arceneaux Out Of The Brooder

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  5. AxolotlLove

    AxolotlLove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's a very pretty duck. I'm not quite sure, I need a better picture
     
    Last edited: Jun 17, 2016
  6. AxolotlLove

    AxolotlLove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Actually, that looks like a male mallard
     
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  7. Spyderk117

    Spyderk117 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is a Rouen the other two are Mallards.
     
  8. cymbaline

    cymbaline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A rouen would be significantly larger than the mallards and it doesn't appear that he is. He does, however, have gray feathers coming in and a greenish bill, so he's definitely a "he". The lighter brown parts around his face look a lot lighter than a normal mallard though...he may have some other genetics coming into play, or it may just be normal variances. I have a female mallard who is a lot lighter overall than most, especially on her belly.
     
  9. emily2arceneaux

    emily2arceneaux Out Of The Brooder

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    Yeah I have group of rouens and these are so much smaller. The gray duck is just a mystery to me.
     
  10. emily2arceneaux

    emily2arceneaux Out Of The Brooder

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