What kind of duck is this.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by DUCKGIRL89, May 26, 2011.

  1. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi, I'm new here and i got 7 ducks 8 weeks ago and this one looks like a crested Muscovy but people say that Muscovy's can't be crested i could really use some help please.


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    Please & thank you
     
  2. gofasterstripe

    gofasterstripe Chillin' With My Peeps

    Looks like a crested Mallard
     
  3. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well those other ducks are Muscovy's and he looks just like them only crested.
     
  4. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    creasted mallard [​IMG]
     
  5. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

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    Pretty Rouen ducky i have some just like it.
     
  6. Rosecomb-Ryan

    Rosecomb-Ryan East Indie Crazed

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    The other ducks are not Muscovys...
     
  7. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    Quote:X2
    Crested Mallard or Crested Rouen
     
  8. Senna95

    Senna95 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your ducks aren't muscovies. They're either mallard, or more likely rouens (larger then mallards, with the same coloring). It also looks like you may have one cayugan (the black one).
     
  9. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Sorry you are mistaken, this is a young Scovey pair
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    Ps they do come in many colors.
     
    Last edited: May 26, 2011
  10. DUCKGIRL89

    DUCKGIRL89 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, are they Mallard or Rouen????
     

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