Friendliest Duck Breeds

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Ducks interbreed widely with other duck species, creating a wide range of indistinct plumages .Their traits are passed down and shared with the hybrids, and many are known for their friendly traits.  Here are some few friendly ducks.


Originally from China, they are friendly and attractive birds that make a wonderful addition to your backyard flock.


The Call duck is believed to be originally from the Netherlands. It is a descendant of the Mallard duck, they have a smaller body and shorter bills.


Mallards are wild ducks believed to be the original mother breed for most domestic ducks, except the Muscovies. They are relatively small birds, only weighing about 2.5 pounds.

Khaki Campbell

The Khaki Campbell is a lightweight duck. It is a hybrid of the Runner, Rouen, and Mallard breeds, developed in England in the early 1900s.a