What kind of duck?!?!

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by jonhlawless18, Dec 12, 2012.

  1. jonhlawless18

    jonhlawless18 Out Of The Brooder

    May 31, 2012
    lake mary, fl
    Hi a few months ago I got a little pekin duckling and he has grown up into a nice pekin drake. he is very friendly and loves to be around people, but he is all alone in his pen and i want to get him another duck friend. I do not have alot of experiance with ducks. I am haveing problem making this choice. i know someone right now with ancona and welsh harlequin hens for sale. i am wondering which one is better breed I looked them both up and love both breeds and i cant decide between them... also can you cross breed ducks i think you can just want to be sure and if so which one would make better babies with a pekin drake...
    thanks so much i am so excited to finally get a friend for my duck.
    thanks! [​IMG]
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
    Either one will be fine especially if their main purpose is pets. You can cross breed ducks but then you have to deal with finding all of the offspring a new home.

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