what is the difference between runner ducks and indian runner ducks?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by TayFray!, May 27, 2011.

  1. TayFray!

    TayFray! Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a fawn and white runner and Im not sure if he is indian or not what is the difference??
     
  2. NoseyChickens

    NoseyChickens Feathers On The Ground

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    It's the same thing.
     
  3. Ducksareamazing

    Ducksareamazing New Egg

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    Yea. They are the same duck.
     
  4. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    Runner is just a shortened version of the official breed name of Indian Runner. Similar to how the chicken breed Plymouth Rocks are just referred to as Rocks, such as Barred Rock.
     

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