What are these ducklings?? (I usually am really good with breeds but they got me confused!!)

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by BRACE.DUCKS, Mar 17, 2018.

  1. BRACE.DUCKS

    BRACE.DUCKS In the Brooder

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    I just recently within the last week got 4 ducklings from my local Tractor Supply. They are about 2 weeks old now. I got a little Pekin and 3 other ducklings. They have the same base pattern. Dark stripe across back fatter on the butt, head cap, eye stripes.The brown one is patterned just like the other 2 (whom look very similar) but is way lighter. Any ideas?? I'm a little lost on what these guys are. IMG_20180317_194505.jpg IMG_20180317_194509.jpg IMG_20180317_194505.jpg IMG_20180317_194509.jpg IMG_20180317_194613.jpg IMG_20180317_194619.jpg
     
  2. MagpieDucks

    MagpieDucks Parfait Party

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    Golden 300 Hybrid Drakelets. :love
     
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  3. Quacking Pigeon

    Quacking Pigeon Crowing

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    Not sure. I wish the pet shops around sold varieties like tractor supply does (I’m Aussie)
     
  4. BRACE.DUCKS

    BRACE.DUCKS In the Brooder

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    I could definitely see the pattern from the golden 300s. How do you tell Drake's from girls tho?
     
  5. Georgina Fritznoodle

    Georgina Fritznoodle Songster

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    With the Golden 300 Hybrids, the male ducklings have shades of black, while the girls have shades of brown. So the lighter colored duckling could be female maybe?
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  6. BRACE.DUCKS

    BRACE.DUCKS In the Brooder

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    Yep, so my little brown one is a girl And the 2 black ones are boys. Thanks you!
     
  7. learycow

    learycow Crowing

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    Hybrid 300s
     
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  8. Julie Birb

    Julie Birb Ducks win

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    Oh my word so CUTE.
     
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  9. Quackers n milk

    Quackers n milk In the Brooder

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    Look like an mixed runner duck breed
     

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