What breed is this duck? Maybe a mix?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Jayzandra, Oct 15, 2016.

  1. Jayzandra

    Jayzandra Chillin' With My Peeps

    We got this duck from a friend who's dog killed the rest of the flock. She said she's a Pekin, but her bill is spotted. And she's on the small side for a Pekin.

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    This is the egg she lays

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  2. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Overrun With Chickens

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    Pekin, bill speckles are common trait.
     
  3. Bills vs Beaks

    Bills vs Beaks True BYC Addict

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    I didnt know that, thats really funny.
    How big is she?
     
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  4. Here in Canada you can also buy what is called a White meat Duck...They are smaller than a Pekin....

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  5. Jayzandra

    Jayzandra Chillin' With My Peeps

    I don't know, smaller than the Pekins, bigger than a mallard. Maybe 2 lbs lighter than the pekin.[​IMG]
     
  6. Bills vs Beaks

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    So I was leisure reading my duck book and found this[​IMG]
    This is probably the white meat duck and could be what you have. She could also be a noncrested crested duck( it happens).
     
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  7. Jayzandra

    Jayzandra Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thank you guys!
     
  8. Bills vs Beaks

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    Your welcome
     
  9. Your welcome...IT does not matter what she is...She is a darn cute Duck.....

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    Btw chickens really... is that the white meat duck you were talking about?
     

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