why would a pair of black calls have a white duckling?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by sunket77, May 9, 2011.

  1. sunket77

    sunket77 Songster

    May 21, 2009
    Texas Hill Country!
    we have a pair of black call we FINALLY got our first hatch of two one is black and one is white (yellow) with orange legs and bill! anyone know how this could be?

  2. SassyKat6181

    SassyKat6181 Songster

    Aug 30, 2010
    Western Mass
    My guess is recessive genes. My friend had a white lab female and a chocolate lab male and all 10 of their puppies were black.
  3. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    They adopted [​IMG]

    Probably recessive, my BBS Cochins would ocassionally throw a solid white in their clutches too.

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