Welch harlequin?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by hayleyrbonini, Apr 13, 2016.

  1. hayleyrbonini

    hayleyrbonini New Egg

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    So we text my got two ducklings from tractor supply one is a khaki Campbell, for sure but mine I was told was a pekin but I'm starting to think is a welch harlequin. He is bigger than the khaki so far and his head is turning dark. [​IMG]
    That picture above was a week and a half ago and this one is from today (below)
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  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Definitely not a pekin - perhaps a cross of some sort.
     
  3. hayleyrbonini

    hayleyrbonini New Egg

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    I'm pretty bummed, I really wanted a pekin and everything he's looking to turn out to be isn't even listed as what they sell there, however I still love him all the same.
     
  4. Dogue

    Dogue Out Of The Brooder

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    they look like hatchery quality runners to me.
     
  5. lomine

    lomine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This was my WH at about 3.5 weeks. Looks pretty similar.

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  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    I thought the same thing.
     

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