Farm and Field Fowl Ducks and Geese have been used for more than their meat and egg production for centuries. Fowl on the farm can be extremely beneficial in clearing out unwanted weeds and insects; working tirelessly all day and picking out even the smallest intruders. Best of all, you don’t have to apply pesticides […]
Most domesticated duck breeds cannot fly. As breeders have created ducks with certain characteristics, they’ve bred out the ability to fly in many types of farm fowl.
Interested in getting a pet duck but do not know which breeds are the best? Here are the top 4 most popular pet duck breeds, along with their pros and cons.
Do duck get along with other pets? To put it briefly…not really. While there are countless people who do in fact keep a myriad of pets together, including ducks, the potential for catastrophe always remains and should be respected at all times. Most dogs and cats, and many other wild animals, instinctively view ducks as […]
Wintering a pet duck may present a challenge, but with adequate preparation your waterfowl will thrive during the colder months. Here are some guidelines for duck care during the winter.