What is a turkey duck?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by jaketheeggman, Dec 16, 2010.

  1. jaketheeggman

    jaketheeggman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What is a turkey duck?

    Witch duck would have more meat a turkey duck or a mallard duck?


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  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member

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    Some call muscovies "turkey ducks" because of the caruncles on their faces and throats.
     
  3. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

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    Yeah I think they are talking about muscovies. They will have more meat than a mallard because they get bigger. Especially the drakes.
     
  4. katharinad

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  5. RavenStorm

    RavenStorm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Has anyone domesticated this breed yet? It would really cut down my flock population if I had a 2-in-1 breed ... [​IMG]
     
  6. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    [​IMG] How do they breed a turkey with a hen inside& a duck inside that? [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. treldib

    treldib Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Has anyone domesticated this breed yet? It would really cut down my flock population if I had a 2-in-1 breed ... [​IMG]

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  8. lovesduckies

    lovesduckies Bedroom Farm Inc.

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    Quote:[​IMG] that's funny i call my scovy drake turkey boy
     

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