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Australian Spotted Duck

Australian Spotted Duck


Other name(s):
 Australian Spotted;
Australian Spots

Scientific name: Anas platyrhynchos domesticus

Country / Place of origin: United States

History: The Australian Spotted duck originated in the early 1900’s in the United States. The Mallard Duck and other wild American and Australian species may have contributed to the genetics of the Australian Spotted Duck.

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
great foragers, superb mothers, Duck eggs, friendly breed, inclement weather
Interesting:
bantam duck breed, rare breed
Overall review
  • Currently 100
4.5 (5)
PeggyG
I didn't intend to raise ducks. Honest. I walked in...
Review by: PeggyG (17) 4 days ago
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
ozgirl14
Our lovely Australian spotted ducks have become regul...
Review by: ozgirl14 (6) July 01, 2014 06:29
  • Currently 100
3.25
javadot
The Australian Spotted duck is the hardiest of all th...
Review by: javadot (7) January 26, 2012 01:47
  • Currently 100
5.00
5 photos
rflagg2
I started out with 2 ducks and one year later I had 9...
Review by: rflagg2 (1) August 11, 2010 18:26
  • Currently 100
5.00
4 comments
2 photos

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