Curious to what kind of duckling this is

onetwonatalieAugust 15, 2009

He/she is so adorable. (:

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velvet_sparrow(Zone 5b, Gardnerville, NV)

Very pretty little bird! :)

Might be a Magpie Call duck, his bill looks short enough:
http://feathersite.com/Poultry/Ducks/Calls/BRKCalls.html

Or maybe a Silkie duck, he looks kinda extra-fuzzy:
http://feathersite.com/Poultry/Ducks/Silky/BRKSilky.html

He's gorgeous, whatever he is!
Velvet ~:>

    Bookmark   August 15, 2009 at 1:32PM
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pris(8B TX)

I vote wood duck. Whatcha think?

Here is a link that might be useful: wood duck

    Bookmark   August 15, 2009 at 7:09PM
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onetwonatalie

I found that the little duckling is a Paradise Shelduck.
http://www.christchurchdailyphoto.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/paradise-ducklings.jpg

They're very pretty (:

Thanks!

    Bookmark   August 17, 2009 at 3:52AM
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velvet_sparrow(Zone 5b, Gardnerville, NV)

Wow, good sleuthing! :)

It's such a pretty duckling, are they rare?

Velvet ~:>

    Bookmark   August 17, 2009 at 4:49PM
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