Raising Ducklings and Goslings

White Crested Ducks
About Ducks and the Breeds

Ducks are amazing. They are typically hardier than chickens or turkeys, some strains can lay as many eggs as the best chicken layers, and they are fun to watch with their antics in your backyard, your barnyard or your pond. They grow quickly and our Pekin breed is ready for processing at seven weeks of age. They will rid your garden, yard or orchard of slugs, snails, earwigs or any other bug they can find.

Their manure will increase the fertility of your soil and you can collect their feathers for your own feather dream catcher. Elsewhere on our website we have growing and management information, along with nutritional needs, health answers and how to raise your baby ducklings. There is also a breed comparison table for a quick review of the attributes of each breed.


Rouen Duck

Buff Ducks
Blue Swedish

Blue Swedish Ducks
White Layer

White Layer Duck
Fawn & White Runner

Runner Ducks
White Crested

White Crested Duck
Jumbo Pekin

Jumbo Pekin Duck
Golden 300 Hybrid

Golden 300 Hybrid Layer Duck
Black Runners

Black Runner Ducks
Blue Runners

Blue Runner Ducks
Chocolate Runners

Chocolate Runner Ducks


Pekin Ducks
Khaki Campbell

Khaki Campbell
Black Swedish

Black Swedish Ducks

Cayuga Ducks
Welsh Harlequin

Welsh Harlequin Ducks


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