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What type of duck?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by msperry97, Mar 17, 2013.

  1. msperry97

    msperry97 Out Of The Brooder

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    Can anyone tell me what type of duckling this is? They are 2 weeks old[​IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. msperry97

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  3. DenverDucky

    DenverDucky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like Pekins :)
     
  4. msperry97

    msperry97 Out Of The Brooder

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  5. msperry97

    msperry97 Out Of The Brooder

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    That's what I thought too! Do Pekins make good pets?
     
  6. DenverDucky

    DenverDucky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I only have one pekin and on the pet aspect she is amazingly sweet and cuddly :)
     
  7. DenverDucky

    DenverDucky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look like the size of a two week old pekin- they are fast growers hah
     
  8. ducksinarow

    ducksinarow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The are supposed to be the best ducks for pets, very calm.
     
  9. Going Quackers

    Going Quackers Overrun With Chickens

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    They remind me of Pekin too, there quite comical, very popular duck. Do you have access to Storey's guide to ducks? it has some info on the breed there.
     

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